Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics
Rutgers University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics program offers a comprehensive curriculum that prepares students to incorporate computing systems and technologies into the modern practice of medicine, pharmaceutical and clinical research, management of health care, and health professions education, increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of these practices.  Students are trained to meet the demand for researchers, educators, and managers in the field of biomedical informatics.  Informatics training can also lead to higher education in the biomedical informatics field and a post-baccalaureate level Certificate in Health Care Informatics.


  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in or entry level degree appropriate for a student’s health professions disciplines
  • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0
  • License, certification, or registration in one’s respective health care field, if applicable
  • Background in health-related professions, however, those without a background in health-related professions may be considered

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education