Complete accelerated programs that teach students to use data in healthcare with these health informatics online degrees. In as little as one year students learn to manage, evaluate, and use health data to improve patient outcomes. This degree is designed for students who have completed a Master of Science Health Science degree, allowing them to complete a second concentration and obtain a graduate certificate in Health Informatics. Students also have the opportunity to complete the coursework and earn a graduate certificate without entering an additional master’s degree program.
The curriculum focuses on such topics as:
- Database management
- Project management
- Consumer health
- Leadership in healthcare informatics
Use this online health informatics degree to document professional development or to meet the hours needed for faculty positions in high schools, community colleges, or universities.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent