Health Informatics and Information Management Minor

*Effective Fall 2020, this minor is being phased out and has a 3-year teach out plan. More information can be found here.

This minor utilizes existing courses in computer science and health informatics to create a foundational knowledge base to prepare graduates capable of functioning in a technologically advanced and changing healthcare work environment. It supports baccalaureate degrees in nursing, computer science, and business.

Minor Requirements
HIF 300Health Data Management 13
or NUR 302 Introduction to Standards-Based Nursing
PSY 300Introductory Psychological Statistics 13
or NUR 314 Quantitative Analysis for Health Care Research
CSC 201Microcomputer Applications3
ACT 301Applied Database Systems3
HIF 320Information Technology and Systems3
HIF 430Applied Health Informatics3
HIF 460Applied Research 13
Total Credit Hours21

University Graduation Requirements

  1. Have a valid and declared major on file (minors cannot be awarded in the same areas as the major, emphasis or concentration).
  2. Earn a minimum of 3 credit hours beyond the major, emphasis, concentration and/or general studies requirements.
  3. Earn a minor GPA of at least 2.0.