The Master of Science in Health Administration Informatics is accredited by the Commission for Health Informatics and Information Management (CAHIIM). CAHIIM is an independent organization that accredits health informatics and health information management degree programs.
Graduates of this program will be able to:
- Develop management and technical competencies that are critical for overseeing the complex coordination and planning necessary to meet health administration informatics needs
- Apply strategic planning, implementation and evaluation of information systems, as well as legal, ethical and quality management aspects of information technology for the health care settings
Depending on a student’s background and an employer’s criteria, graduates of the MSHAI program may qualify for these positions:
- Health Administration Informatics Consultant
- Health Administration Informatics Products Vendor
- Health Informatics/Data Analyst
- Health Care Information Services
In addition to the general admission requirements, candidates for this program are required to have at least three years of professional work experience in a health care setting or three years of professional work experience in information technology in a health care setting.
Note: Some course titles and numbers were revised beginning with the fall 2007 semester. If you began your program prior to fall 2007 and have chosen to follow the pre-fall 2007 curriculum, please refer to the pre-fall 2007 Study Plan to determine your degree requirements.