Master of Science in Health Informatics
Northwestern University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Health Informatics prepares students for emerging opportunities and roles across the health care enterprise in an area where health care and information technology converge.  Students prepare to leverage technology tools and data for more efficient, patient-centered health care services delivery and improved population health, while developing essential skills such as organizational change leadership and project management.  

There are three program specializations available:  

  • Clinical Informatics 
  • Health Technology Informatics 
  • Health Administration Informatics


  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts from all universities attended
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Current resume or curriculum vitae
  • Statement of purpose

School Accreditation Statement

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