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Master of Science in Health Informatics

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Sample Plan of Study

This is a sample full-time plan of study for a person from a health information management or nonclinical background. Students with a clinical background  have different plans of study. Students must complete a minimum of 40 credit hours.

First Year, Fall Semester   First Year, Spring Semester  
HP&M 810 The Health Care System
3 HP&M 837 Health Policy
HP&M 840 Organizational Foundations for Leading
3 HP&M 842 Roles, Functions, and Care Models 2
NRSG 754 Health Care Research
3 IPHI 850 Introduction to Health Informatics
First Year, Summer Session
IPHI 854 Knowledge Management in Health Care 3    
Second Year, Fall Semester   Second Year, Spring Semester  
IPHI 851 Transforming Health Care Through Use
of Information Systems and Technology
3 HP&M 833 Governance, Ethics, and Health Law 3
IPHI 853 Abstraction and Modeling of Health Care
3 HP&M 846 Managing Information Systems
and Technology
IPHI 860 Capstone/Research Project 2 IPHI 852 Health Data: Theory and Practice 3-4
Second Year, Summer Session      
IPHI 856 Health Informatics Practicum 1-3    

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