Master of Science in Health Informatics
SUNY Polytechnic Institute

Program Details

The Master of Science in Health Informatics is a multidisciplinary degree combining health, technology, information science, social science, and behavioral science. Students will learn vital concepts and methods in health informatics practice.

Coursework prepares students to craft technology solutions to healthcare issues. Students will also gain soft skills in collaboration, leadership, ethics, and motivation to thrive in the workplace. The curriculum can be completed either full-time or part-time, in as little as four semesters.

Some of the topics covered in this Health Informatics online degree include:

  • Legal issues in health informatics
  • Standardized code sets and medical terminologies
  • Human-technology interaction in health care
  • Quality improvement in health informatics
  • Information security in health informatics

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

SUNY Polytechnic Institute is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • GMAT waiver may be available for eligibe applicants based on GPA, prior graduate work and/or professional experience.