MS in Health Informatics
The Master of Science in Health Informatics at Hofstra University located in Long Island, New York offers an innovative curriculum and advanced training for the next generation of healthcare informatics professionals who utilize the power of information technology to transform healthcare and improve the quality of patient care.
Hofstra's master in Health Informatics is designed to address the foundational concepts of information technology systems in healthcare. Graduates of the healthcare informatics program will be familiar with current health information systems and technologies and will be prepared to analyze, design and manage evolving health information systems for a wide variety of clinical, administrative and research purposes.
Components of the program include:
- advanced training to prepare students to lead IT-based innovation and transform healthcare delivery, management, and planning
- small class sizes
- applied experience culminating in a six-credit practicum where students are assigned to rotations at affiliated health information system departments within various health systems such as Northwell Health to obtain hands-on training, experience, and exposure in all disciplines of healthcare informatics
Note for International Students: Health Informatics is a STEM program