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Pursue a Master of Science in Health Informatics

Harness the power of healthcare data to develop strategies that improve patient care, save lives, and lower costs. UIC provides students with the technical skills and leadership skills needed  to transform data into information stakeholders can use to make patient-focused decisions.

  • CAHIIM Accredited

  • $28,500* Tuition

  • 2 Years To Degree

Transform Your Potential Into Achievement Heading link

Hone your capacities for strategic decision-making as you refine your working knowledge of Health Informatics when you earn your Master of Science in Health Informatics degree online from University of Illinois Chicago. Our CAHIIM-accredited online program is designed to equip you with the essential tools, relationships and opportunities you need for career advancement. Learn from our distinguished faculty at the leading edge of research in their respective disciplines and prepare to redefine your role in today’s dynamic healthcare environment.

Online Enrollment is Open! Heading link

Academic Term

Spring 2023

Application Deadline


Classes Begin


Available Concentrations within the Masters Degree Heading link

There are three available concentrations within the Master of Health Informatics degree, each providing specialized knowledge within a particular discipline.

Want to Manage People and IT Processes? Heading link

Ask about our MS in Health Information Management if you’re interested in managing the people and processes needed to accurately and securely use patient data.


The UIC Online Advantage Heading link

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100% Online Coursework

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No GRE Required

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Affordable Tuition

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World Class Faculty

After completing the program, I was promoted to Vice President of IT at my current employer.

Pam Landis, HI Graduate

A Top Public University Heading link

  • # 22 among 340 U.S. public universities in the Wall Street Journal/Higher Times Education College Rankings (2021)

  • # 8 among the “Top Performers on Social Mobility” by U.S. News & World Report (2022)

  • Chosen as one of the “Best Value Schools” by U.S. News & World Report (2021)

About the University of Illinois Chicago Heading link

The University of Illinois Chicago is a progressive, ground-breaking research university that serves the needs of aspiring students and a devoted top-tier faculty who share a commitment to the promise of public education and the imperative of social justice and civic engagement – doing good and giving back. The university’s unique coupling of liberal arts, health sciences and research actualizes opportunities for personal enrichment, professional preparedness and scholarly advancement.

As an acclaimed research institution dedicated to the generation, dissemination and preservation of knowledge; with 15 top-ranked colleges and a health sciences system that includes a hospital, clinics and seven health sciences colleges; as one of the most ethnically rich and culturally diverse public universities in the country; and with the distinction of being located in Chicago, one of the world’s most vibrant and economically robust cities, UIC makes real its claim: Access to excellence and success.

Get Started on Your Online Master of Science in Health Informatics Today!

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The Health Informatics accreditor of the University of Illinois Chicago is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The College’s accreditation for the Master of Science in Health Informatics has been reaffirmed through 2023. All inquiries about the program’s accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255; or by email at

*Library and Technology Fees are an additional $19 per credit hour. Note: The Online MSHI is a Full Cost Recovery Program and is not eligible for tuition waivers by University of Illinois employees.

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