Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Informatics
Loyola University Chicago

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Informatics prepares students to transform clinical data into information that can be used to enhance patient care.  This program is ideal for BSN nurses, physicians, dietitians, physical therapists, occupational therapists, and others.  Courses include Information Systems in Health Care, Health Care systems Analysis and Design, Knowledge Representation and Vocabularies, Decision Support in Health Care, Fiscal Management in Health Care Organizations, Database Systems, and Strategic Use of IT.


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher with a 3.0 GPA average (4.0 scale) in previous courses studied
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Writing sample

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

Minnesota, Washington