Duke University

School of Medicine

Master of Management in Clinical Informatics

Address:

2138 Campus Drive

Durham, NC 27708

United States

Phone:

1-919-684-4260

Fax:

1-919-681-7882

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Management in Clinical Informatics

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MMCi program is the only interdisciplinary management program of its kind in the United States - leveraging Duke's world-renowned track record in medicine, business, and health informatics. Through access to the finest faculty and resources across health care, IT, and managment education, students will acquire the knowledge and skills to merge technology with research and patient care and help improve human health.

As clinical informatics become even more critical to the delivery of quality health care, so does the expertise required to optimize its potential within health care organizations. The Master of Management in Clinical Informatics (MMCi) prepares graduates to serve in key managerial and executive positions, from management consultant to chief medical information officer, across academia, government, and industry.

Launched in 2010, the MMCi program is based on a 12-month weekend format that is tailored to the learning and career development needs of both working professionals and industry newcomers. As the only multidisciplinary program of its kind in the U.S., the MMCi program leverages Duke University’s world-renowned track record in medicine, business, and health informatics. As a result, MMCi students have access to the finest thought leaders, experiential learning, and resources across health care, IT, and business.

Flexible format leverages best of face-to-face and virtual learning

The weekend format accommodates professional work schedules but with the invaluable networking benefits that only a face-to-face health informatics program can provide.
The MMCi program is the only weekend graduate / post-graduate health IT degree program that can be completed in 12 months.

Rigorous curriculum blends business and health informatics disciplines

MMCi’s interdisciplinary curriculum is shaped by the most current market trends, developments and career opportunities.
Students acquire immediately applicable knowledge and skills that give them the flexibility to migrate to a variety of functions related to the delivery of health products, services, and technologies.

Individualized career development creates new professional opportunities

MMCi’s one-of-a-kind individualized career development and coaching program is tailored exclusively to the requirements and goals of MMCi students.
Students engage regularly with industry leaders, renowned faculty, and a diverse and accomplished cohort.

A prestigious degree from a “Top 10” institution

One of the most respected and well-recognized academic institutions in the world, Duke University has long been at the forefront of medical research, clinical care, and business education.

The University has a record of ground-breaking achievements in health information technology, underscored by millions of dollars in related federal funding.

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

Eligibility Requirements:

Bachelor's degree.

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL and GRE may be required

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 36 hours

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1350 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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