Health Informatics Degrees and Certificates

Health Informatics Degrees and Certificates

This page contains links to Health Informatics Degree and Certificate programs at universities and colleges. 

We list academic institutions that offer undergraduate, masters, post-graduate certificates and diplomas and other taught courses on Health Informatics.

If you know of an organisation we should list on this page, please email

If you have any questions about getting a degree or certificate in health informatics, try posting a question on the forum.

(Thanks to Changran Wang for help updating the list and removing obsolete links.)




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Certificate course

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