Health Informatics

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100% Online Master’s Degree in Informatics

Advance Your Career with a Health Specialization

The 100% online MS in Informatics program at San José State University offers a specialized path that focuses on Health (including Telehealth). This exciting new interdisciplinary program provides the skills you need to leverage data and technology to provide more efficient and patient-centered healthcare services.

You’ll build a solid foundation in general informatics skills such as project management, human-centered design, and big data management—with a specific focus on important health topics, including:

  • Health Informatics
  • Epidemiological Methods
  • Health Data and Analytics
  • Health Records
  • Security and Privacy

The MS in Informatics program is conducted 100% online and can be finished in as little as one year.

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Salaries and Job Outlook

Informatics jobs are on the rise—especially in medical and healthcare fields, where informatics is being used to improve patient access to online medical information.

The projected job percent change in employment from 2016 to 2026 for medical and health services managers is 20%, much faster than the average of 7%. 

Learn more about a career in informatics.

Apply for Admission in Fall 2019!

  • No GRE or GMAT Required
  • Online Application

More information on admissions requirements and application process at How to Apply.