Your Career

The technical and analytical skill sets that you acquire in the MS in Informatics degree program will prepare you for a number of exciting careers across a broad range of industries. 

Possible careers include:

  • Analyst Programmer
  • Business Analyst
  • Clinical Data Analyst
  • Computer and Information Research Scientist
  • Director of Clinical Informatics Research
  • E-Commerce Developer
  • Health Informatics Director
  • Health Records Manager
  • Information Architect
  • Interaction Developer
  • IT Manager
  • Management Consultant
  • Nursing Informatics Specialist
  • Online Marketing Analyst
  • Project Manager
  • Quality Assurance Lead
  • Sports Data Analyst
  • Statistical Analyst
  • User Experience Designer
  • User Experience Researcher
  • Web Application Developer

The median annual wage for computer and information technology occupations was $84,580 in May 2017, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $37,690. -- Bureau of Labor Statistics

Informatics jobs are on the rise as regulatory and business requirements make gathering, managing, and drawing conclusions from specific types of data a strategic imperative. This is especially the case in medical and healthcare fields where informatics is being used to improve patient access to their online medical information. Learn more about a career in informatics.

Employment of medical and health service managers is projected to grow 20 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. -- US Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook (April 2018)