Dual Executive MHA and HI Curriculum

Executive students can earn dual degrees in Health Administration and Health Informatics in only three years. The dual degree program requires that students meet the prerequestites of both the Health Administration and Health Informatics degrees. Below is a sample plan of study. Courses common to both degrees are shaded red:

Example Dual MHA/MS Degree Plan of Study
1st Spring Semester (program begins in January)

HMI 7410 - Design of Health and Human Service Systems
HMI 7460 - Administration of Health Care Organizations
HMI 7544
- Managerial Epidemiology

1st Summer Semester

HMI 8450 - Methods of Health Services Research

1st Fall Semester

HMI 7574 - Health Care Law and Ethics
HMI 7524 - Health Economics
HMI 8461 - Managing Human Resources in Health Care Organizations

2nd Spring Semester

HMI 7430 - Design and Management of Healthcare Information Systems
HMI 8470 - Strategic Planning and Marketing for Health Care Organizations
HMI 8472 - Financial Management for Health Care Organizations

2nd Summer Semester

HMI 7443 - Enterprise Information Architecture

2nd Fall Semester

HMI 8571 - Decision Support in Health Care Systems
HMI 8573 - Decision Making for Health Care Organizations
HMI 8575 - Health Policy and Politics

3rd Spring Semester

HMI 8441 - Theory and Application of Controlled Terminologies
HMI 8435 - Information Security, Evaluation and Policy

3rd Summer Semester

HMI 8450 - Methods of Health Services Research (project)

3rd Fall Semester (graduation in December)

HMI 7437 - Data Repositories and System Integration
HMI 8478 - Knowledge Management in Health Care