NSU HPD Catalog 2020-2021

Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine—Biomedical Informatics Program 89 Upon satisfactory completion of degree requirements, the student is expected to attend the rehearsal and commencement program, at which time the degree is conferred. Students who do not plan to attend the commencement ceremony must notify the program office before the established deadline. Curriculum Requirements The didactic courses will be offered online using NSU’s state- of-the-art, web-based distance learning technology, as well as on-site. Students will be required to complete a practicum within the environment in which it is being conducted. Students must have a GPA of at least 3.0 to be eligible to register or participate in practicum work. Graduation Requirements To be eligible for the degree or Medical Informatics/Public Health Informatics Graduate Certificates, students must fulfill the following requirements: • satisfactorily complete, with a grade point average of B (3.0) or higher, within six years of matriculation, the course of study required for the M.S. degree (minimumof 44 semester hours of courses and any required additional courses, if applicable) or graduate certificates (minimumof 18 semester hours of courses and any required additional courses, if applicable) • satisfactori ly meet al l university f inancial and library obligations CurriculumOutline—Master of Science in Biomedical Informatics Required Courses Credit Hours MI 5000 Orientation to the Biomedical Informatics Program 1 MI 5100 Survey of Biomedical Informatics 3 MI 5121 Information Systems Project Management in Health Care 3 MI 5130 Database Systems in Health Care 3 MI 5152 Information Security in Health Care 3 MI 5153 Telecommunications and Computer Networking in Health Care 3 MI 5160 System Analysis and Design for Health Care 3 MI 5400 Leadership Management and Organizational Behavior in Informatics 3 MI 6413 Lean Six Sigma Yellow Belt for Health Care 3 MI 6700 Computational Informatics 3 MI 7000 Biomedical Informatics Project/Practicum 4 Subtotal 32 Elective Courses (12 credits required) Credit Hours MI 5120 Management Information Systems in Health Care 3 MI 5180 Human-Computer Interaction in Health Care Settings 3 MI 5204 Clinical Decision Support Systems 3 MI 5205 Program Evaluation in Health Information Technology 3 MI 6401 Biostatistics 3 MI 6403 Epidemiology 3