Master of Science in Health Informatics
Medical University of South Carolina

Program Details

Medical University of South Carolina offers the online MS in Health Informatics. This program is designed to ensure graduates are prepared to select, implement, use, and evaluate health care information systems such as electronic health records (EHRs), data management, and analytic systems. With impending changes in how providers are reimbursed, there is a growing demand for individuals who have the knowledge, skills and abilities to easily capture, analyze and act on patient- and population-level health information. Individuals skilled in health informatics will be critical to the organization’s success. 

Potential career opportunities:

  • Chief Medical/Nursing Officers
  • Health IT Project Managers
  • Clinical Systems Analysts
  • Data Analytics Officers

Requirements

  • Requires on-campus session once per semester (four-day long weekend)
  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university
  • Recommended minimum GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale)
  • Three references

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges