Master of Science in Health Informatics
Samford University

Program Details

Samford offers the online MS in Health Informatics. This program will provide you with the knowledge and skills needed to plan, build, analyze, and run the digital foundations of modern healthcare. The use of informatics in healthcare has increased exponentially, and people with the right training are in high demand. This program combines a rigorous set of health informatics courses with the patient-centered values found in all programs within Samford’s College of Health Sciences.

Sample of Program Courses:

  • Managing the Health Informatics and Analytics Infrastructure
  • Healthcare Information Technology Project Management
  • Introduction to Biomedical Informatics and Analytics
  • Research Methods for Healthcare
  • Healthcare Ethics

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Samford University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Two on-campus visits required, one at the beginning of your study, the other at the end