MASTER OF SCIENCE IN HEALTH INFORMATICS (GH90)

Program Director

Dr. Girmay BerhieDr. Girmay Berhie
Gullickson Hall 107
304.696.2718
berhie@marshall.edu

Website: http://www.marshall.edu/cohp/index.php/departments/health-informatics/programs2/

Complete Program Information

 

 

 

AREAS OF EMPHASIS OFFERED: None.

CERTIFICATES:None.

CURRICULUM:33 credit hours

NORMAL TIME TO COMPLETE FOR FULL-TIME STUDENT:2 years.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:The program provides multidisciplinary education and training in the organizational, technical, and clinical/medical aspects of health care. The MSHI emphasizes the application of information systems and information systems management for medical research and clinical information technology support and the development of advanced imaging, database, and decision systems. This degree is an accepted entry level for accreditation in the health informatics field

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES:This program provides students with high-quality education and training that will make them valuable employees in today’s data- and information-driven healthcare enterprises

JOBS RELATED TO THIS PROGRAM:

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  • 11-9111.00 Medical and Health Services Managers Bright Outlook
  • 15-1121.01 Informatics Nurse Specialists Bright Outlook
  • 29-2071.00 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians Bright Outlook

APPLICATION DEADLINE FOR ADMISSION:Fall enrollment: August 1; Spring enrollment: December 1; Summer enrollment: May 1

GRE OR OTHER TEST REQUIRED:GRE

PROGRAM LOCATION:Huntington