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Healthcare Management - Informatics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Cape Girardeau, MO, United States
The Healthcare Management - Informatics program of the Southeast Missouri State University will help fulfill the need for non-clinical healthcare employees, and is also appropriate for practitioners who desire to move up in clinical management or out of direct patient care into a support role.
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Overview

The Healthcare Management - Informatics program of the Southeast Missouri State University focuses on the critical areas data management and reporting. This program is focused on the enduser and the ability to report and analyze data.

Informatics graduates are in high demand because of the intersections of two hot disciplines – technology and healthcare – combining skills such as systems management, coding and organizational analyses. Examples of job titles include health informatics specialist, clinical informatics specialist, medical and health service manager, clinical analyst and clinical informatics manager.

What You'll Do

  • Interact with qualified, award winning faculty in a small class environment.
  • Study in Robert A. Dempster Hall, an efficient and beautiful business building with a look and feel of a corporate environment
  • Participate in practicums and internships designed to provide real world experience in healthcare organizations.

Internships & Career Opportunities

  • Hospitals
  • Insurance companies
  • Medical offices
  • Government agencies

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Healthcare Quality
  • Healthcare Informatics
  • Healthcare Database Systems
  • Management Information Systems
  • Human Biology
  • Principles of Microeconomics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Submit your Online application
  • Pay the $40 application fee
  • Passport
  • Academic transcripts
  • Affidavit of Financial Support and Proof of finances
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Standardized test scores (ACT, SAT, etc.) for scholarship consideration (Optional)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    431 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 431 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    431 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 431 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    225 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 225 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Cape Girardeau

  • 800 - 1300 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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