George Mason University

Master of Science in Health Informatics

Address:

4400 University Drive

Fairfax, VA 22030

United States

Phone:

1-703-348-5006

Fax:

1-844-851-0924

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Health Informatics

Format: Online

Program Description:

Learn at the intersection of healthcare, technology, and data science with George Mason University's CAHIIM accredited online Master of Science in Health Informatics. Offered through the College of Health and Human and Services, the program prepares students to specialize in health data analytics. Experienced faculty and immersive projects familiarize students with new technologies and prepare them to analyze, design, and manage evolving health information systems for a wide range of clinical, administrative, and research purposes. Graduates enter an emerging job market with an in-depth understanding of healthcare systems, health data, information, and policy. The program focuses on data analysis skills directly applicable in health care.

Our evidence-based curriculum is designed to develop your proficiency in the competencies necessary for success in health informatics and health data analytics. The content is routinely assessed and adjusted in response to dynamically changing healthcare and technology fields by:

    Demonstrated student proficiency
    Evidence of alumni career success
    Purposeful guidance of the employers we serve
    Renowned faculty through executive healthcare technology experience, research, and consulting

Why Choose Mason's MS in Health Informatics?

    It’s one of only a few online programs in the country accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). Program accreditation by CAHIIM is necessary in order to be eligible for the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) professional HIM Certification Exams
    Online delivery format provides flexibility and accessibility for working professionals everywhere
    High-quality faculty with deep experience in both research and industry
    Outcomes-focused program through competency-based education
    Competitive price point for tuition

Accreditation:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). GMU FAFSA Code: 003749

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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