Informatics, MS

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

The MS in informatics is a non-research, course-based program for students who wish to enhance their careers with advanced knowledge of informatics. The coursework combines core informatics courses with cognate courses in one of these areas: geoinformatics, health informatics, or human-computer interaction.

Learning Outcomes

Students will exhibit:

  • understanding of computational thinking concepts;
  • experience in software development;
  • expertise in data analytics methods;
  • comprehension of and practice applying human-centered computing concepts;
  • awareness of professional ethics; and
  • domain-specific knowledge and skills related to the cognate area.