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Davenport University's graduate program in Health Informatics and Information Management is an interdisciplinary program providing a unique blend of business, technology and health care graduate education for current health systems environments. Today's health information management professionals are hybrids who work closely with technology professionals, management professionals and health care providers to ensure the integrity, confidentiality, and appropriate access of health care information. Reflecting the most contemporary practices in the field, the program is structured to provide experiences in the development, implementation, and maintenance of software and data systems; data analysis, privacy and security; and strategic and operational resource planning; and decision making based in the information-driven, knowledge-based health care environment.

Prerequisite Requirements
All students admitted into the Davenport University Master of Science in Health Informatics and Information Management are expected to have a bachelor degree in a with the necessary undergraduate preparation in management, technology and statistics typically found in a health, technology , or business discipline.  Students that have not successfully completed equivalent undergraduate courses will be required to complete the following graduate level pre-requisites or the undergraduate level equivalent course(s).  A grade of “B” or better must be earned in each course to show proficiency.

Graduate level Prerequisites:
IAAS581 Information Security and Assurance
STAT500 Statistics for Business


*Course selection will depend on the student's undergraduate preparation in health, technology, or business discipline.

Courses 33 cr.
DATA610 Essentials of Business Analytics 3 cr.
DATA625 Data Methods for Business Analytics 3 cr.
HCMG630* or FINC610 Health Care Organizations or Budget and Financial Management 3 cr.
HCMG770 Strategic Management in Health Care 3 cr.
HINT601 HIIM Seminar 0 cr.
HINT730 Information Management in Health Care 3 cr.
HINT775 Leadership and Performance Improvement in Health Information Management 3 cr.
IAAS600 Information Security Planning 3 cr.
IAAS660 Project Management/Risk Mitigation 3 cr.
IAAS667 Legal and Ethical Security Topics 3 cr.
IAAS675 Health Care Security 3 cr.
MGMT610 Management Vision and Decision: Creative & Critical Thinking from a Strategic Perspective 3 cr.
Capstone - Choose one of the following: 3 cr.
HINT797 Health Informatics and Information Management Capstone Project 3 cr.
HINT799 Health Informatics and Information Management Thesis 3 cr.
SABR781 Study Abroad Experience 3 cr.