Photo: Wayne Mier, PhD, EdS, MEd, Applied Health Sciences Advisor & Online Learning Specialist,
MSHI student Jon McClow, and Roberta Christopher, EdD, MSN, ARNP, NE-BC, CHTS-CP,
Program Director Health Informatics.
What’s new in the Master of Science in Health Informatics program?
The Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences began offering an online
Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI) in September 2015, in collaboration
Next JU Ground Based Cohort Program offered Fall 2017!
Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI):
The MSHI program is offered via an online format and cohort/JU Ground Based format.
The MSHI degree includes 11 courses (33 graduate credit hours), including an internship
or research work project experience. NO GRE required! View the MSHI Admissions and Curriculum.The Application Deadline for the Fall 2017 Cohort is June 30, 2017.
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Data Analytics:
BRCHS offers a 4 course (12 credit hours) Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Data Analytics
program to meet industry and community partner educational needs.
- This certificate prepares individuals to access, manage, analyze, and interpret healthcare
- This information is essential for healthcare organizations and industries to strategically
develop safe, cost-efficient, high quality patient care.
- This certificate can be a stand-alone post-baccalaureate certificate or obtained as
an additional certificate within the Master of Science in Health Informatics (MSHI)
- The certificate program is designed as a ground-based cohort.
If your organization is interested in sponsoring a ground-based cohort for Summer
2017, please contact Dr. Roberta Christopher.
We would love to host an informational session at your organization. To schedule an
informational session on site, please contact the Program Director of Health Informatics,
Dr. Roberta Christopher at firstname.lastname@example.org
or 904-256-8926 for more details.
Need to hire Health Informatics Specialists???
Would your organization like to be a host site for our MSHI interns? This 8-week
internship will be the MSHI student’s capstone experience and includes 160 hours during
the 8-week course. The internship would provide your organization with a recruitment
pipeline of potential health informatics specialists and assist with strategic informatics
projects. To schedule an informational session on site, please contact the Program
Director of Health Informatics, Dr. Roberta Christopher via email email@example.com for more details.
HOW TO APPLY
The admission process for the MSHI program includes the use of a rubric. The rubric
categories include cumulative grade point average (CGPA), upper level coursework grade
point average (GPA), content and writing style of the personal statement (essay),
letters of recommendations, and professional experience related to coursework and
Admission decisions for the online program are within four days, if the applicant
meets all admission criteria and all official documents are submitted. Admission
decisions for the ground cohort programs are communicated two weeks after the admission
The committee consists of two full time faculty members, and one administrative member
who is the BRCHS Online Learning Specialist and holds a MEd, EdS, and PhD with over
10 years’ experience in higher education.
Online program application:
Please click here
to access the online application for the Online MSHI program.
Cohort/Ground-Based program application:
Please click here
to access the online application for the Spring 2017 Cohort MSHI or the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Data Analytics programs.
Jacksonville University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national
origin, sex, disability, religion, sexual orientation, or age in its programs and
activities. The following person(s) has/have been designated to handle inquiries regarding
the non-discrimination policies:
James Williams, Director, Human Resources 904-256-7025
Kristie S. Gover, Ed.D., Chief Student Affairs Officer/Title IX Coordinator 904-256-7067