93 - Percent of heath care informatics alumni employed in senior-level positions within the field of health care
35 - Number of health care informatics students enrolled in the fall 2016 semester
25 - Number of health care informatics students enrolled in the spring 2017 semester
28 - Number of students who graduated from the health care informatics program during 2015-16
Health Management and Informatics
College of Health and Public Affairs
University of Central Florida HPA II - Suite 210 4364 Scorpius Drive Orlando, FL 32816-2205
M.S. in Health Care Informatics
Why Choose Health Care
Informatics at UCF?
It takes dedicated, talented and visionary people to integrate
technology and health care. As technology progresses, federal
mandates specify patient data and health care information be
available digitally. There is a growing need for professionals who
can play a vital role in planning, developing and maintaining
health information systems for a variety of facilities.
With a Master of Science in Health Care Informatics from UCF,
you will have the tools necessary to positively impact health care
and patient outcomes in this new, cutting edge field. Expand your
knowledge base, enhance your skillset and advance your career in
this high need area. Graduates can work as practitioners, managers,
analysts and researchers. Numerous openings have been announced in
several environments, including health centers, hospital systems
and insurance companies. Many graduates will find upper management
positions depending on experience.
The program is offered completely online in
convenient format with easy
The GRE exam is not
Our cohort-based program allows for greater
collaboration and networking among students.
We offer opportunities to participate in national
conferences, conventions, and meetings.
The Master of Science in Health Care Informatics is in
candidacy status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on
Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management
Kendall Cortelyou-Ward, Ph.D., Health Care Informatics Program Director
College of Health and Public Affairs HPA II, Suite 210
Hannah Nguyen Academic Services Coordinator
HPA II 210
UCF's program provided me the opportunity to expedite my student experience while attaining practical experience working within local health systems.
— Daniel Barr,
“UCF was one of only a few programs nationwide that offered the course work and modality that met my needs. It is definitely a different way of learning, but I find the online modality truly a rewarding and unique experience for learning and collaboration.”
— Jennifer Hamilton,
Executive M.S.HSA, '14
The UCF Health Care Informatics progam has been the catalyst in needed to reignite my career.
— Guy Piasecki,
The health care informatics faculty offered unique perspectives and provided me the ability to succeed in a dynamic field that is changing our healthcare delivery system.