Online Learning

Online Masters of Health Informatics (MS)

Doctor and patient using medical informatics technology.
Jobs in health care informatics are expected to grow by 23 percent by 2022. Median average salary is $92,810 (US BLS). Boost your career with an online medical informatics degree from an accredited university.

Develop Solutions that Educate People in Health Care

Work with faculty who hold expertise in cybersecurity, intelligent medical diagnosis systems, healthcare systems analysis and design–among others. Join classmates from across the country and world who work in healthcare and hold positions like emergency physicians and nurse practitioners. This distance-learning, research-based MS maintains the high standards of Michigan Tech graduate education.

#2 Public colleges where grads make six figures
Money Magazine, 2017

#6 Early career earnings
Money Magazine, 2017

#17 Online MS in Health Informatics
Center for Online Education, 2018

#31 Best online master's programs
TheBestSchools.org, 2019

Customize Your Online Education

Choose a health care informatics focused area of study to get the most out of your accredited MS degree. Areas include:

  • Electronic Health Records
  • Health Information Management
  • Health Information Systems
  • Imaging Informatics
  • Medical Decision Support Systems
  • Medical Image Processing
  • Medical Sciences & Management
  • Mobile Applications in Health
  • Population Health
  • Healthcare Cybersecurity
  • Telemedicine and e-Health

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Value and Prestige

"The course requirements for students on-campus and online are identical within the Health Informatics graduate program. They are exactly the same in terms of value and prestige."

Guy Hembroff Associate Professor, College of Computing and Health Informatics Graduate Program Director
Guy Hembroff
Associate Professor, College of Computing and Health Informatics Graduate Program Director

Advance Your Health Informatics Career

Enhance your medical informatics career by opening new job opportunities with an advanced degree. Commit to growing your knowledge areas and to becoming an expert. Employers recognize advanced training—a master's degree may qualify you for leadership opportunities, project management responsibilities, or the chance to work on more complicated or sophisticated projects. Stand out by graduating from the #2 public university where grads make six figures (Money Magazine).


  • 30
    total credit hours to complete program
  • 20+
    individual course options
  • $0
    applying online is always free