Master of Science in Health Informatics Curriculum

For students who began study prior to Fall 2007

List of courses to meet the degree requirements in a masters program in Health Informatics. The matrix may be flexible in your choice of courses. With your advisors permission, you may take more basic courses than indicated.

Basic InformaticsResearch InformaticsAdvanced InformaticsOther Requirements

HI 5300 Introduction to Health Informatics

HI 5301 Health Information systems in the Delivery of Health Care

HI 5302 Cognitive Science in Health Informatics

HI 5303 Decision Making in Health Care

HI 5304 Advanced Database Concepts

HI 5305 Legal Ethical Issues in Health Informatics

HI 5306 Health Information Systems Security

HI 5307 Systems Analysis for Health Informatics

HI 5308 Object Oriented Systems Development in Health Informatics

HI 5309 Intro to Clinical Healthcare

HI 5310 Fundamentals of Health Information Sciences I

HI 5311 Fundamentals of Health Information Sciences II

HI 5312 Information Technology for Biomedicine

HI 5313 Introduction to Electronic Health Records

HI 6320 Intro to Computational Biomedicine

HI 5321 Biomedical Signal processing

HI 5323 Image Processing

HI 5340 Intro to Learning Environments in Health Science

HI 5001 Topics in Health Informatics

HI 5350 Evaluation in Health Informatics

HI 5351 Research and Evaluation in Health Informatics

HI 5352 Statistical Solutions for Health Informatics Problems

HI 5353 Data Analysis

HI 5354 Cognitive Engineering I in Health Informatics

HI 5341 Learning Environment Development in Health Science

HI 6351 Triangulation Methods in Health Informatics

HI 5370 Methods in Computational Biomedicine

HI 7301 Grant Writing

HI 6300 Advanced Health Information Systems

HI 6301 Health Data Display

HI 6302 Knowledge Modeling I

HI 6303 Intro to Telehealth

HI 6304 Consultation in Health Informatics

HI 6305 Social Dynamics and Health Informatics

HI 6306 Information & Knowledge Representation in HI

HI 6307 Cognitive Engineering II

HI 6308 Consumer Informatics

HI 6309 Healthcare Interface Design

HI 6310 Knowledge Modeling II

HI 6311 Advanced Decision Analysis I

HI 6312 Project Management in Healthcare

HI 6313 Scientific Writing in Healthcare

HI 6314 Knowledge Acquisition

HI 6320 Intro to Computational Aspects of Bioinformatics

HI 6321 Applied Computational Biomedicine

HI 6322 Advanced Topics in Computational Biomedicine

HI 6323 Datamining in Bioinformatics

HI 6324 Computational Cognitive Neuroscience

HI 6326 Computational Structural Biology

HI 6327 Biomolecular Modeling

HI 6000/7000 Topics in Health Informatics

Support courses 6 hrs.

HI 6000 Practicum 6 hrs

HI 7000 Preceptorship 9 hrs.

HI 9999 Dissertation 9 hrs.

Hi 7050 Research in Health Informatics 21 hrs.

HI 7150 Research Seminar 3 hrs.

Masters 9 hours Masters 6 hours  Masters 15 hours  Masters 12 hours 
Doctoral 9 hours  Doctoral 15 hours  Doctoral 21 hours Doctoral 48 hours


Students have to pass each course with a grade of A or B. If more than 2 grades of C, F or WF are earned including concurrent/interinstitutional enrollment the result will be automatic dismissal.

Successful completion of the program consists of coursework and a publication quality paper.

Students who wish to transfer to the doctoral program must first seek admission to the program. Students must seek approval from your advising committee. Students must have earned a grade of A or B to be eligible to transfer the course.