Certificate in Healthcare Informatics

Certificate Level: Graduate
Admission Requirements: Bachelor's degree
Certificate Type: Post-Baccalaureate
Number of Credits to Completion: 9.0
Instructional Delivery: Online
Calendar Type: Quarter
Expected Time to Completion: 3 years
Financial Aid Eligibility: Not aid eligible
Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code: 51.2706
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 15-1111

About the Program

This online certificate program is designed for working professionals who want to increase their knowledge of how health information technology can be deployed to improve health outcomes. Clinicians and information professionals gain a broad knowledge of contemporary health informatics, and the complex social and organizational issues surrounding this major change in healthcare. Students also acquire skills in planning and evaluation.

Graduates of the program may advance their careers in health IT-related responsibilities or explore new opportunities in this growing field. Students enrolled in any master's program in the College of Computing & Informatics may also complete the certificate in healthcare informatics.

Additional Information

For more information about this program, please visit the College of Computing & Informatics' website.

Program Requirements

Required Courses
INFO 648Healthcare Informatics3.0
Elective Courses *6.0
Choose 2 of the following:
Human-Computer Interaction
Analysis of Interactive Systems
Social Network Analytics
Information Systems Management
Introduction to Data Analytics
Managing Health Informatics Projects
Healthcare Informatics: Planning & Evaluation
Software Engineering Economics
Total Credits9.0

Additional Information

For additional information about this program, visit the Certificate in Healthcare Informatics page at Drexel University Online.

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