M.S. in Health Information Systems Administration (Pending SACSCOC Approval)

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Earn Your M.S. in Health Information Systems Administration*

The Master of Science in Health Information Systems Administration* is a highly marketable degree designed to meet the demand for leaders with advanced data analysis skills in the health information and informatics field. You will learn how to design, implement, and manage health information systems technology and evaluate data to support clinical, financial and administrative systems.

INCREASE YOUR EARNING POTENTIAL

Advance in leadership roles and earn a higher salary.

EXPAND YOUR KNOWLEDGE

Explore different classification systems to code patient information for maintaining thorough medical histories and insurance reimbursement databases.

LEARN FROM THE BEST

Presented from a Christian worldview, this degree is supported by award-winning faculty in Virginia Beach.

*Pending SACSCOC approval (available Fall 2019)

Online

8-Week Course Sessions

36 Credit Hours


Online

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS: 36

Take Your Career to the Next Level

Upon completion of this program, you'll be able to:

  • Improve IT infrastructures, train information systems teams and report findings to top-level medical executives.
  • Operate electronic health records with efficiency and curb avoidable medical errors.
  • Effectively communicate with healthcare practitioners and other support staff to ensure understanding of new technologies and systems among users.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Health Information Systems Manager
  • Chief Medical Information Officer
  • Electronic Health Records Specialist
  • Data Quality Manager
  • Department Director

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The admissions committee will consider the following criteria:

  • Academic achievement
  • Vision clarity and alignment with program outcomes
  • Writing quality
  • Leadership experience

2019-2020 Semester Check-In Deadlines:

All new students are expected to check-in for the semester 2 weeks prior to the session start date. Students should apply, be accepted, enroll in their first courses, and confirm a plan to pay for their courses prior to this date.

Session

Semester Check-In

Session Start Date

Session A

Friday, August 9

Monday, August 26

Session M

Friday, September 13

Monday, September 23

Session B

Friday, October 18

Monday, October 28

Session C

Friday, January 3

Monday, January 13

Session T

Friday, January 31

Monday, February 10

Session D

Friday, March 6

Monday, March 16

Session E

Friday, May 1

Monday, May 11

Session F

Friday, June 12

Monday, June 22

Prerequisites:

Master's applicants must:

  • Hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or an equivalent degree from a foreign institution, as evaluated by a credential evaluating agency.
  • Submit all application materials such that they are received by the application deadline. Admission interviews are by invitation only and may be requested.

Application Process:

1. Complete Your Online Application

Note: If you are unable to complete our application due to a disability, please contact our Admissions Office for assistance.

2. Pay Your $50 Application Fee

Pay via the online application process or by check or money order mailed to Regent University, Enrollment Support Services, 1000 Regent University Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23464.

3. Complete an Admissions Questionnaire Regarding Your Professional Goals and Interests

4. Resume

5. Government-Issued ID

To ensure academic integrity, Regent University requires a copy of a government-issued ID. Simply scan and upload a copy of your driver's license, high school ID, passport, permanent resident card or official government ID card, using our secure and convenient online tool. If you would prefer to take a picture of your government-issued ID and email that to our office, please attach your ID and email to apply@regent.edu with the subject line: Government ID.

6. (Optional) Submit your Unofficial College Transcripts*

Unofficial transcripts from a U.S.-based school, indicating successful completion of a bachelor's degree program, can be used for an admissions decision. Submit your unofficial transcript to transcripts@regent.edu using the subject line: M.S. in Healthcare Information Systems Administration Application Pieces.

Non-U.S. transcripts must be evaluated by an NACES-approved company. See the International Admissions Checklist for details.

*Upon conditional acceptance to the program by review of unofficial transcripts, Regent University will attempt to obtain your official transcripts from your U.S. degree-granting institution, which indicate successful completion of a bachelor's degree. We will notify you if your previous institution will not release transcripts directly to us.

Note: All items submitted as part of the application process become the property of Regent University and cannot be returned.

Tuition for the 2018-2019 academic year is:

Degree Level / Program Cost Per Credit Hour
M.S. in Health Information Systems Administration $650 per credit (In-state & Out-of-state)

 

Student Fees Per Semester

University Services Fee (Online Students) $550

*Rates are subject to change at any time.

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M.S. in Health Information Systems Administration (Pending SACSCOC Approval)