Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics
University of South Florida

Program Details

USF Health’s Morsani College of Medicine offers a HIMSS-accredited, online Graduate Certificate in Health Informatics. Students learn the latest processes for electronic storage and secure sharing of vital patient medical records, as well as integrating informatics and clinical sciences with quality patient care.

The following courses make up the program:

  • Introduction to Health Informatics
  • Foundation in Management Information Systems
  • Integrated Electronic Medical Records
  • Health Data Management

Potential occupational opportunities:

  • Clinical Documentation Specialist
  • Health Information Technician
  • Healthcare IT Project Manager
  • Health Information Manager
  • Health IT Consultant

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Florida is accredited by:

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

The master’s degree in health informatics program is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)