University of Central Florida

University of Central Florida
Type Public coeducational
Established 1963 (1963)
President John C. Hitt
Provost Dale Whittaker
Location Orlando, Florida, United States
Campus Suburban
Colors Black and gold
Nickname Knights
Website ucf.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=18118

University of Central Florida (UCF) is a metropolitan public research university in Orlando, Florida, United States. The university offers 93 bachelor’s, 84 master’s, and 31 doctoral degree programs to over 63,000 students through its 13 colleges.[1] UCF is classified as a research university with very high research activity by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education.[2] The university ranked 176 among national universities and 93 in "Top Public Schools" according to U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[3]

Informatics programs

Health and clinical informatics

The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:

Minor in Health Informatics and Information Management
?? credit hours; "At least 15 credit hours within the minor must be earned at the Department of Health Management and Informatics at UCF."
Available online? No
Program URL: https://www.cohpa.ucf.edu/hmi/bs-hiim-overview/hiim-minor/


B.S. in Health Informatics and Information Management
??? credit hours
Available online? No
Program URL: https://www.cohpa.ucf.edu/hmi/bs-hiim-overview/


P.S.M. in Health Care Informatics
38 credit hours, completed in roughly two years
Available online? Yes
Program URL: http://www.ucf.edu/online/degree/health-care-informatics-p-s-m/


Graduate Certificate in Health Information Administration
20 credit hours; "Total completion of the MS in Health Care Informatics and the Health Information Administration Graduate Certificate is a total of 56 hours and can be completed 33 months."
Available online? Yes
Program URL: http://www.ce.ucf.edu/hia


Additional external links

References

  1. "UCF Facts". University of Central Florida. http://www.ucf.edu/about-ucf/facts/. Retrieved 29 November 2016. 
  2. "Standard Listings". Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Indiana University. http://carnegieclassifications.iu.edu/lookup/standard.php. Retrieved 29 November 2016. 
  3. "University of Central Florida". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/ucf-3954/overall-rankings. Retrieved 29 November 2016.