Salt Lake City, Utah (PressExposure) June 20, 2012 -- Because of the immense employment potential of the healthcare sector, Stevens-Henager College has added yet another degree program to its already burgeoning offerings in the field.
The college has introduced a graduate degree in the exciting healthcare informatics discipline. The Master's of Science in Healthcare Informatics program at Stevens-Henager is designed to address the growing need for professionals who are trained in using technology to improve the healthcare delivery system.
Healthcare informatics combines the disciplines of computer science, information science, and healthcare. It is an ideal career choice for individuals who want to work with the latest technologies in the field of healthcare.
The MS in healthcare informatics program at Stevens-Henager includes coursework that sweeps across healthcare-related technology and business topics.
Courses such as Healthcare Finance, Healthcare Information Security, Strategic Management of Healthcare Organizations, Healthcare Information Systems, and Legal, Social, and Ethical Issues in Healthcare Informatics are incorporated into the program, to provide students advanced-level understanding of the field.
At Stevens-Henager College, students can complete this program in 15 months. Candidates can choose to complete their coursework online or attend classes on campus. The degree is available at the Salt Lake City/Murray campus of Stevens-Henager for individuals who prefer the more conventional environment of a classroom.
Candidates seeking admission to this master's degree program must demonstrate proof of graduation from an accredited high school as well as a bachelor's degree. The school also accepts a GED certificate in place of a high school diploma.
Once you are ready to start school, you can begin the enrollment process right away, as classes commence every month at Stevens-Henager College. The college recognizes the value of its students' time and does not want them to have to wait until the start of a semester to begin school.
For details on Steven-Henager College's Master of Science in Healthcare Informatics, call 1-888-829-2907 or visit http://www.stevenshenager.edu/ for more information.