Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics
University of Illinois at Springfield

Program Details

Combine technical knowledge, management principles, and the medical field with this online master’s in health informatics.  Technology is becoming increasingly important in healthcare, improving accuracy in medical information and ensuring that this information is shared quickly and securely. 

Learn all aspects of healthcare information systems, including:

  • Storage
  • Retrieval
  • Analytics
  • Secure sharing

Serving as a critical link between medicine and technology, this program provides the fundamentals and best practices for the design and implementation of healthcare informatics systems.  Courses, taught by an expert faculty, offer an interdisciplinary perspective, optimizing the synergy between technical knowledge, management principles, and the medical field.  Students are also able to participate in collaborative research.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Illinois at Springfield is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants must meet one of the following conditions for admission:

– Master’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university

– Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university with GPA 2.5 or higher

– Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university with GPA 2.0-2.49 and minimum 2 years experience in a field related to healthcare informatics with current resume