Healthcare Data Analytics, MS
Format: Online, Hybrid
Locations: Capital Region
Cost: per credit hour
The purpose of the MS in Healthcare Data Analytics program is to prepare students with the skills to acquire, interpret and communicate healthcare data to shape the direction of the healthcare industry. Graduates will be prepared to take positions in healthcare organizations that require them to analyze high volumes of clinical, administrative and financial data.
High-Quality, AACSB Accredited Online Program in Healthcare Data Analytics
The flexibility offered by online courses allows for a rich learning environment, as classmates from different fields, geographic regions and professional levels interact.
The approach to the design and delivery of online courses at the Clarkson University School of Business is based on the foundations of quality online education programs and exemplify effective practices established by the Sloan Consortium. Our approach to online learning concentrates on providing rich learning content, enhancing faculty and student engagement and continuously improving learning outcomes.
The Clarkson University School of Business is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), the international gold standard of quality for business schools.
The MS in Healthcare Data Analytics program combines healthcare management courses with courses in data acquisition and mining, data analytics, business intelligence, and statistics — all in the context of the healthcare arena. Students will acquire practical, marketable skills as they gain an understanding of how to acquire, interpret and communicate healthcare data to shape the direction of the healthcare industry.
The program offers a combination of theory and hands-on experience. Courses are taught by a mix of full-time faculty and experts in the field, who will provide insights from the provider, payer and consumer perspectives.
The online, twelve-course program can be completed within one year. Courses will be offered online, with two on-site residency sessions of three days each at the beginning and end of the program.
See course curriculum sheet
Example Courses & Concentrations
- Introduction to Healthcare System
- Healthcare Leadership Proseminar
- Healthcare Accounting and Finance
- Healthcare Operations Research
- Data Analytics and Business Intelligence
- Strategic Issues for Healthcare Organizations (Capstone)