Certificate in Applied Health Informatics Curriculum
Here are the courses that are part of the Certificate of Applied Health Informatics program. Professionals who complete the course of study will receive a certificate of completion.
Certificate in Applied Health Informatics - Option 1 consists of 5 classes, listed below:
- HIT 5300* Introduction to Applied Health Informatics
- HIT 5301 The US Healthcare System
- HIT 5303 Safety and Security in Healthcare
- HIT 5326 Assessments in Applied Health Informatics
- HIT 5327 Standards and Standards Development in Applied Health Informatics
*Introduction to Applied Health Informatics must be taken in the first semester. The other 4 classes can be taken in any order.
Certificate in Applied Health Informatics - Option 2 consists of any 5 classes chosen from the course set of the Masters of Science program in Applied Health Informatics with guidance from the Certificate Program Director. This option allows professionals to customize their studies to meet their background and needs.
Please browse the Course Catalog for a list of all of our Applied Masters offerings.
Successful completion of the program requires passing each course with a grade of A, B, or C. Students may not earn more than two grades of "C", earning a third grade of "C" results in automatic dismissal from the program. Professionals who complete the course of study will receive a certificate of completion.
If a student wants to transfer into a degree-seeking program, he/she must first seek admission to the desired program. If a student wishes to transfer the credits earned in the Certificate program to a degree program he/she must seek approval from a Masters or PhD advising committee. A course must have been passed with an A or B in order to qualify for transfer credit.