Minor in Health Data Analytics

The health data analytics minor provides students with programming and data science skills applicable for using healthcare datasets to answer individual and population healthcare questions and provide new insights. These technical skills are in high demand in hospital and medical centers, government agencies, consulting firms and in global health care organizations. Students will get hands-on experience with analytic tools and algorithms that can be applied to big data and electronic health records.

 The following requirements must be fulfilled: 18 credits, including 12 credits in required courses and 6 credits in elective courses.

Required
INFR 4101Introduction to Medical Informatics
INFR 4103Programming for Informaticians
INFR 4110Biomedical Data Science
INFR 4198Medical Informatics Research Project
Electives
6 credits in elective courses selected from the following: *
INFR 4108Information Extraction for Medical Informatics
INFR 4121High Performance Computing
INFR 4197Medical Informatics Internship

*Other electives may be approved by the Program Director.