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Master of Health Informatics and Information Management Estimated Costs, Tuition and Fees

UMMC's Student Financial Aid maintains estimated costs of attendance and tuition, including information about SHRP programs such as the master-level Health Informatics and Information Management programs.

As stated in the UMMC Bulletin, the Medical Center reserves the right to increase or modify tuition and fees without prior notice subject to the approval of the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning.

Estimated additional expenses - Health Informatics Track

In addition to tuition and health insurance, students should be aware of the following additional expenses:

Masters of Health Informatics & Information Management Program -
Health Informatics Track (HI)
1st Year Expenses 
Educational Supplies
 Laptop Computer with Microsoft Office Software$1,200.00
External Webcam$50.00
EHR Go 2 Year Subscription$200.00
Textbooks$700.00
Educational Supplies Total Cost$2,150.00
Other
 Online Fees ($150 per semester)$450.00
 "Other" Total Cost$450.00
Total Estimated Cost$2,600.00
 
Masters of Health Informatics & Information Management Program -
Health Informatics Track (HI)
2nd Year Expenses 
Educational Supplies
 Textbooks$1,100.00
Educational Supplies Total Cost$1,100.00
Other
 Online Fees ($150 per semester)$450.00
 "Other" Total Cost$450.00
Total Estimated Cost$1,550.00

Estimated additional expenses - Health Information Management Track

In addition to tuition and health insurance, students should be aware of the following additional expenses: 

Masters of Health Informatics & Information Management Program -
Health Information Management Track (HIM)
1st Year Expenses 
Educational Supplies
 Laptop Computer with Microsoft Office Software$1,200.00
External Webcam$50.00
EHR Go 2 Year Subscription$200.00
Textbooks$1,500.00
Educational Supplies Total Cost$2,950.00
Other
 AHIMA Student Membership$50.00
Online Fees ($150 per semester)$450.00
 "Other" Total Cost$500.00
Total Estimated Cost$3,450.00
 
Masters of Health Informatics & Information Management Program -
Health Information Management Track (HIM)
2nd Year Expenses
Educational Supplies
 Textbooks$1,300.00
Educational Supplies Total Cost$1,300.00
National Board Exam/Certification
 RHIA National Certification Examination Fee$300.00
 National Board Exam/Certification Total Cost$300.00
Other
 AHIMA Student Membership$50.00
Online Fees ($150 per semester)$450.00
 "Other" Total Cost$500.00
Total Estimated Cost$2,100.00

Computer/electronic devices

Both master tracks are online programs. Students are required to have a computer to access online courses.

To ensure that you have a computer that meets minimum standards to function with UMMC platforms, it must at least function at the following levels:

  • Windows 7 or Windows 10
  • Must be patched by Operating System Company regularly;
  • Modern browser such as the latest Chrome or Internet Explorer/Edge; and
  • Must run a modern and updated anti-virus solution.

Travel to off-campus clinical rotations

Students are required to travel to off-campus clinical rotations. Therefore, students should be prepared to provide their own transportation and other incidental expenses during these clinical affiliations.

Withdrawal/tuition refunds

Withdrawal dates are highlighted on the academic calendar provided on the School of Health Related Professions webpage.