Master of Science in Health Informatics Online Degree Program

Master of Science in Health Informatics Online Degree Program

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Combine your Passion for Helping People and Exploring Technology by Earning a Master of Science in Health Informatics Degree!

Health Informatics is the process of making a difference in the lives of patients by facilitating the management and use of patient healthcare information. The Health Informatics field is multifaceted, using health information technology to improve patient care through better quality, efficiency, and new healthcare opportunities.  If you have a passion for serving others in the healthcare field and enjoy being an advocate for those in need, this is the career path for you! Our Master of Science in Health Informatics can be completed 100% online, for your convenience as a working professional.  Throughout our online Master of Science in Health Informatics degree, you will be provided with the knowledge and skills needed to merge the technological and relational side of healthcare. Liberty’s Health Informatics degree online is meant to help you increase your knowledge as a health professional in the rapidly changing healthcare technology field. We want you to graduate ready to meet the demand for leaders and managers in health informatics!

Why Choose Liberty’s Master of Science in Health Informatics Online Degree?

Our purpose in creating the online Masters in Health Informatics degree was to improve healthcare through effective, efficient, secure, and innovative information technology training. This 36-credit hour online Masters in Health Informatics program is designed for individuals seeking careers in a health or related occupation and benefit from a foundation in health information technology at the graduate level. In accordance with the mission of Liberty University, health informatics faculty members strive to educate the complete person, inculcating the values, knowledge, and expertise that health informatics requires to improve IT solutions and meet the needs of effective health delivery.

As the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation and the largest university in Virginia, Liberty University strives for continual improvement to promote student success. We want to provide you with an avenue that allows you to learn database design, health policy, and public health research methods. For this reason, our faculty teach courses in this Masters in Health Informatics with experience, mastery of the concepts being taught, and provide solid Biblical foundations. Your experience in your pursuit of a Masters in Health Informatics degree at Liberty University should not only be rewarding but also where you are pushed outside of your comfort zone to excel in the program.

Highlights of our online Master of Science in Health Informatics degree

  • Tuition for our Master of Science in Health Informatics online degree and other online programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other schools have raised tuition for their programs, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university.
  • By earning your online Master of Science in Health Informatics degree from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Students enrolled in our Master of Science in Health Informatics online degree program will have access to a plethora of resources through Liberty's research portal.
  • Ability to complete your degree in under two years!

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Benefits of Earning a Master of Science in Health Informatics at Liberty

  • Increase in job opportunities in healthcare organizations after completing our Master of Science in Health Informatics online degree.
  • Liberty graduates are frequently sought after by prestigious companies for their integrity, personal discipline, and versatility.
  • Learn from experienced professors in the field of healthcare technology.
  • Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC). Accreditation by SACSCOC means your degree will be recognized around the nation.

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Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • College credit for military training.

Masters in Health Informatics Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 36 total hours
  • A maximum of 50% of the program hours may be transferred if approved and allowable.
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

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Potential Master of Science in Health Informatics Careers

After completion of our Master of Science in Health Informatics online degree, you have the opportunity to pursue a career in many healthcare fields, a few of which are listed below.

  • Data Administrator
  • Data Networking Analyst
  • Systems Integration Specialist