Earn Credit Towards an MS in Health Informatics
The Michigan Tech Health Informatics certificate programs present opportunities for working professionals and undergraduate students to acquire expertise in several critical, fast-expanding areas of computing and healthcare, while also earning credit towards an MS in Health Informatics.
Certificates may also count toward your employer's continuing education requirements, and the courses cover all the material you'll need to prepare for several professional certifications.
HI Certificates are Stackable
Start with the Foundations of Health Informatics certificate and complete two of the three focus-area certificates, below, to earn an MS in Health Informatics. The focus area health informatics certificate programs may be completed in any sequence.
SAT 5114: Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare (3 credits)
SAT 5141: Clinical Decision Support Modeling (3 credits)
EET 4501: Applied Machine Learning (3 credits)
Successful completion of this focus area will result in an Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare graduate certificate.
SAT 5283: Information Governance and Risk Management (3 credits)
SAT 5815: Digital Forensics (3 credits)
SAT 5817: Security Penetration Test and Audit (3 credits)
Successful completion of this focus area will result in a Security and Privacy in Healthcare graduate certificate.
3 of the 4 courses listed are required to earn in Public Health Informatics graduate certificate.
SAT 5165: Introduction to Big Data Analytics (3 credits)
SAT 5317: Medical Internet of Things (3 credits)
SAT 5424: Population Health Informatics (3 credits)
KIP 4740: Epidemiology (3 credits)
Successful completion of 9 credits in this focus area will result in a Public Health Informatics graduate certificate.
Get Started Right Away
You can get started on a Health Informatics certificate right away. There are no prerequisites, as the courses are designed to build your Health Informatics knowledge from the ground up. And don't worry about letters of recommendation. They're not needed.
Certificates Are for Traditional Students, Too
Jump-start your career, boost your credentials, and move up the ladder faster by completing one or more Health Informatics certificates. Or, sign up for the Accelerated Master's program for undergraduates. Talk to an advisor to chart your path. You could complete both a BS and MS in five years!
Graduate certificates are a great way to:
Continue your education
Build expertise and skill sets
Advance your career
Stay current on emerging innovations
Review best practices
Stand out from the crowd
Network with colleagues