Master's Concentration

Health Data Informatics and Analytics

Be at the forefront of the health industry, equipped with the technical and leadership skills needed to thrive in the fastest growing field: informatics. Leverage data analytics methods and informatics tools by tapping into the unique perspectives of the patients, providers, payers, and population. Generate and report data, then use informatics to turn that data into insights to solve the health industry challenges of our time.

Health Data Informatics and Analytics image

At a Glance

Classes Begin
January 7
Format
Evening or Online
Term Length
10 Weeks
Admission
No GRE or GMAT
Master's Degree
Tuition
$32,928
Time
As few as 18 months
U.S. News Best Colleges
Top 100 University

U.S. News & World Report Rankings
Bobby Balke
Talk to an Enrollment Manager

Bobby Balke

Skills You'll Learn


Appraise and use health industry informatics tools


Design health industry informatics and analytics-based projects


Develop actionable implementation and assessment plans

Curriculum

Master of Science in Healthcare Management with a concentration in Health Data Informatics and Analytics requires completion of 48 credit hours (12 courses)

5
Core Courses
6
Concentration Courses
1
Elective Courses

Electives may be chosen from among all courses in the Healthcare Management program. You may also select courses from other University College graduate programs with approval from the academic director.

Your academic advisor will help you select electives that align with your career and personal goals, and your advisor will obtain any necessary approvals from the academic director.

Sample Schedule

Plan out your schedule and determine your preferred timeline for completing your master's degree—finish in as few as 18 months or take up to five years.

Time to Completion
Year 1 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
Classes 1 2 1 2
Year 2 Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4
Classes 1 2 1 2

Take a Course Before You Apply


We know how important it is to get started when you're ready and that's why you can enroll in a course before you officially apply.

Career Outcomes

Predicted outcomes for graduates of Health Data Informatics and Analytics


Informatics is the fastest growing field within the healthcare industry, according to Health Economics.


Employment in health informatics is projected to grow nearly 22% through 2022, much faster than other professions, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.


While demand for health informatics professionals continues to grow, there is a significant shortage of qualified workers according to research from Burning Glass.

Job Titles

Director of Market Intelligence
Business Analytics Director
Clinical Informatics Manager
Business Insight and Analytics Manager
Analytical Strategist
Strategic Business and Technology Intelligence
Optimization Analyst
Business Consultant

Business Intelligence Analyst Salary: National Average

$90,900
(U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics)

Get Ahead with Career Services


One-on-one career coaching and mock interviews


Job database dedicated to DU students and alumni


Résumé and cover letter guidance

Hear from Our Students

Theme: Job Satisfaction
Flexible Online Classes

Flexible Online Classes

We understand the demands of balancing work, friends and family, and school can be challenging. That's why at University College, you can complete your program entirely online. Our online learning platform makes it easy to work anywhere at any time.

Advisory Board

Our programs our developed and updated with the input of advisory boards composed of industry leaders and employers. This ensures that you'll learn what employers are looking for, and gain the most current information with a view to future industry trends, connecting you to future success.

Robert Casanova
Robert Casanova
Performance Improvement Consultant
Holly Davis
Holly Davis
Director of Medical Staff Services, Saint Joseph Hospital
John Dicola
John Dicola
Former Senior Vice President of Strategy and Business Development, Catholic Health Initiatives
Chris Hadley
Chris Hadley
Founder & President, Denver Medical Study Group
Evon Holladay
Evon Holladay
Former Vice President, Enterprise Intelligence
Edmond Toy
Edmond Toy
Director, Colorado Health Institute
Mary Anne Leach
Mary Anne Leach
Director, Office of eHealth Innovation, Governor's Office, State of Colorado
Mark Levine
Mark Levine
Clinical Professor, the University of Colorado School of Medicine
Bruce Johnson
Bruce Johnson
Shareholder, Polsinelli

Featured Faculty

Accreditation

Higher Learning Commission logo
Higher Learning Commission

University College programs maintain the highest level of accreditation offered by The Higher Learning Commission, one of the regional accrediting bodies recognized by the federal government. The University of Denver and all of its academic programs are regionally accredited by this commission, and regional accreditation is the highest standard for universities in the United States.

Take the Next Step