PhD Health Sciences

Associate Professor and SMAHRT lab director, Priya Nambisan (left), with PhD Health Sciences student Lien Nguyen.This exciting program is designed to meet the critical need for doctoral-prepared faculty and researchers. You’ll work closely with our research faculty in your selected area of concentration and also complete cross-disciplinary and core courses that emphasize an interdisciplinary perspective in health-related education and research. Learn more

Master of Healthcare Administration

Healthcare administrators around a conference table.Healthcare administrators are skilled professionals who manage hospitals, healthcare organizations and a variety of other services. To make effective decisions, healthcare administrators must understand the basic business principles and tools related to finance, information systems, strategic planning, human resource management and marketing. Learn more

MS Health Care Informatics

BioDLP Center Director, Jake Luo, points to a diagram that shows the relationship analysis of UWM and other healthcare institutions.Health care informatics focuses on the use of automation to improve health care. You’ll learn to master critical functions such as systems analysis and design, database and project management, decision support, network design, and health care applications and procurement, preparing for many opportunities in this exciting and fast-growing field. Learn more

Coordinated MS Health Care Informatics/Master of Library & Information Science

Many paper medical record file folders stacked horizontally.The information explosion has affected almost all facets of life. And nowhere is it more critical than in health care. With the huge amount of information available to patients, health care practitioners and researchers, it can be very difficult to locate just the right information needed for making a decision or solving a problem. Learn more

BS Health Care Administration

Health Care Administration student intern meeting with hospital executive and physician leader.Like all businesses, health care organizations require strong leadership to run smoothly. As an experienced health care administrator, your career could span the operation of a single department to executive leadership and management positions in which you’re responsible for millions of dollars of facilities and equipment as well as hundreds of employees. Learn more

Minor in Health Care Administration

Associate Professor Hanh Trinh, PhD, presents Health Care Administration topics to a group of interested undergraduate students sitting around a table.Health care is the largest and fastest changing industry in the U.S., making up close to 18% of our national gross domestic product (GDP). To make effective decisions, professionals working in the field must understand basic business principles and tools related to finance, information systems, strategic planning, human resource management and marketing. Learn more

Certificate in Health Care Informatics

A stream of ones and zeros fall from the top of the image.The Certificate in Health Care Informatics prepares students to understand, analyze and evaluate information technology used to perform administrative and clinical tasks within a health care organization. This Certificate can be completed in an online format and provides a basic foundation in health care informatics. Learn more

Certificate in Healthcare Compliance

Gavel with stethoscope and books on the table.Health care compliance is critical to all organization types and persons who work in the health care industry. The Healthcare Compliance Certificate can be completed in an online format and addresses the fundamentals of health care compliance Learn more

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