Master’s of Professional Studies: Health Information Technology

University of Maryland Baltimore County

Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Master’s of Professional Studies: Health Information Technology
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • UMBC’s MPS in Health IT leverages a professional’s experience towards a range of opportunities with the healthcare technology profession
  • This program is an excellent choice for those who already have a degree and/or professional experience in information technology or a healthcare-related discipline
  • Health Information Technology has emerged as a critical domain of global competition that reaches across the social, economic, and political realms of influence
  • The program blends practical management and technically-focused courses to prepare students to fill a range of opportunities within the growing healthcare technology profession
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1421295 INR
Hostel & Meals951241 INR
Insurance179584 INR
Transportation107077 INR
Technology Fee20068 INR
University Commons Fee18164 INR
Graduate Program Fee10620 INR
Matriculation Fee14648 INR
Books58592 INR
Other Expenses118649 INR
Total1478643 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • A bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Health Education, or a healthcare-related discipline
  • A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale is required
  • Applicants with professional experience in the IT or Health Information Technology fields are strongly encouraged to apply
  • Degrees from other disciplines may be considered given relevant health care operations experience
ExamsTOEFL: 99
  • Writing: 23
  • Listening: 23
  • Reading: 25
  • Speaking: 28, 23 acceptable if applicants have 2 years’ work experience in supervisory or management positions in the U.S


PTE: 68

Additional info
  • if applicants have a three-year degree versus a four-year degree, their transcript will be reviewed to determine whether they have met the necessary pre-requisites for the program
    • Eligibility for admission can only be determined upon receipt of a complete application
  • Applicants with grades on a scale other than 4.0, will be evaluated based on standards for the country of their degree
  • GRE scores are not required for admission
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