Health Informatics B.S.

Program Mission

The Health Informatics degree fully prepares students to assume positions in information technology departments to enhance quality and operations for the health industry.

Educational Objectives

  • The Health Informatics degree program prepares students to interpret health policy and systems, with the ability to integrate policies into the healthcare agency.
  • The Health Informatics program prepares students to analyze, design and develop information systems that enhance operational efficiencies and strategic goals of the organization.
  • The Health Informatics program prepares students to analyze data utilize analytic technologies to improve the organization efficiencies and operational effectiveness.

Expected Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, ​Health Informatics​ graduates will be able to:

  1. Interpret Health Systems and Policy
  2. Design and Implement Information Systems
  3. Apply statistical concepts to analyze data

Student Enrollment and Graduation Data

Current enrollment is 50 students with 11 at the Klamath Falls campus and 22 students at the Wilsonville campus and 17 students through Distance Education. 9 Students petitioned to graduate with a Health Informatics degree in June 2015.

Curriculum Map

The curriculum map for the Health Informatics program can be found on the program's web page on the Oregon Tech website.

Summary of Student Learning Outcomes

During the 2015-16 academic year, the Health Informatics faculty formally assessed the student learning outcomes summarized in the attached annual report.

Annual Program Assessment Reports

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2015-16 Health Informatics B.S. ReportPDF108.64 KB Download
Prior to Fall 2015 the Management department offered a degree in Information Technology - Option in Health Informatics.  To view previous Assessment Reports, please go here: Information Technology B.S.
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