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Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Informatics Degree: 120 Semester Hours.

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Core Courses (33 hours)

  • Introduction to Informatics
  • Introduction to Computer Systems
  • Programming Concepts for Informatics
  • Web Development
  • Advanced Programming Concepts
  • Data Communications and Network Systems Design
  • Data Base Design and Informatics
  • Systems Analysis and Design
  • Introduction to Abstract Mathematics 
  • Calculus for the Social and Life Sciences
  • Applied Statistical Methods

Track A: Health Information Technology
(15 hours)

  • Survey of Health Informatics
  • Health Informatics Standardization
  • Basic Biostatistics, Health data processing, and Literature Evaluation
  • Research Methods for Health Informatics
  • Capstone for Health Informatics

Track B: Web Development and Human-Computer Interaction
(15 hours)

  • Graphics and Interface Design
  • Introduction to Multimedia and Web Design Tools
  • Client - Server Development
  • Human-Computer Interaction & Usability Study
  • Capstone for HCI

Track C: General Informatics
(15 hours)

  • Issues in Technology Management
  • Technology and Culture
  • Informatics, Expert Systems, and Artificial Intelligence
  • Comparative Organizational Informatics
  • Capstone for General Informatics


  • Contemporary Programming
  • Social Service Informatics Computer Privacy, Ethics, Crime, and Society
  • Special Topics in Informatics (1-3 hours)
  • Directed Study in Informatics (1-3 hours)