Jacksonville University

Jacksonville, Florida

Online MS in Health Informatics Degrees from a Traditional University 

 

You've accomplished great things, but is your next career move being held up because you need an advanced degree? Jacksonville University’s MS in Health Informatics program can help open doors to exciting healthcare jobs, expand your leadership skills and bring a genuine sense of accomplishment. Working with expert professors, you’ll experience the kind of education that can truly transform your career.

General Information

School Type:

Private

Year Founded:

1934

Academic Calendar:
  • 8 week sessions
  • Start 6 times a year
  • View the academic calendar at jacksonvilleu.com/programs/academic-calendar/
  • Study full or part time and take sessions off if needed
Awards:

 

Jacksonville University 

Tradition. Academic Excellence. Online Convenience.

Build Your Healthcare Career with a MS in Health Informatics 

You have accomplished great things with your career, but does your next career move require a more advanced degree?  Earning your degree from Jacksonville University may open up more career opportunities for you.  Plus JU is now offering a Master of Science in Health Informatics and an MSN: Health Informatics Specialization, two of the most in-demand graduate degrees in healthcare.  Access your coursework in a 100% online classroom, on your own schedule.
 
What Jacksonville University Online Students Experience

  • Engaging video lectures, email, instant messaging, chat and interactive discussion boards
  • 8 week sessions with 6 start times each year
  • No campus visits as the practice project is completed in your hometown
  • Learn from a leading authority
  • Submit assignments online
  • Personalized attention including a success coach 

Degree Programs Offered Online by Jacksonville University

  • Master’s in Health Informatics – Requiring 33 credits to complete, this graduate degree is perfect for healthcare or IT professionals interested in helping improve healthcare delivery and outcomes through information technology. Learn to acquire, store, manage and retrieve electronic health data for use in patient care, biomedical research and public health.

Health Informatics – A new Career Opportunity:
Recognition of the growing complexity of health information needs has led to a call for the creation of a new health care professional. Health Informatics is paving the way by revolutionizing the delivery of healthcare services. Healthcare professionals need to understand the relationship between information technology, people, health, and the healthcare system. Nearly 250,000 related job openings are expected over the coming decade and about half of these are expected to require a higher level of education. Graduates with a Masters in Health Informatics obtained a $20,000 a year more than those with only a Bachelor’s degree according to a recent study done by AHIMA.

Financial Aid Is Available!

Understanding how to pay for your degree does not have to be complex or confusing. Your first step in seeing how much Federal financial aid you are eligible for is by submitting a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  Your program representative will guide you on how to submit your FAFSA.  The FAFSA may open doors to federal loans and other programs such as grants and scholarships. 

Tuition and Fees
 
There’s no need to worry about hidden fees or extra out-of-pocket expenses while pursuing a degree with JU. Check out this simple price breakdown:

  • MS in Health Informatics tuition is $720 per credit hour
  • No application fee
  • Books and materials are extra
  • Scholarships and grants are available. Learn more at jacksonvilleu.com/admissions/financial-aid/
  • Tuition may be tax deductible; please consult your tax advisor.

Jacksonville University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097) to award bachelors, masters and doctorate degrees. 
 
The School of Nursing is a member of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing (AACN) and is its BSN and MSN degrees are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).