Best Colleges with Medical Informatics Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Medical Informatics, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Medical Informatics is a somewhat popular major and offered at a decent amount schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Medical Informatics degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Medical Informatics degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Medical Informatics.

The Best Medical Informatics Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Stanford University Stanford, CA

Stanford University offers 4 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 36 students graduated in the study area of Medical Informatics with students earning 22 Master's degrees, and 14 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 64 Reviews
2 Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY

Columbia University in the City of New York offers 6 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 20 Reviews
3 Harvard University Cambridge, MA

Harvard University offers 2 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 20 students graduated in the study area of Medical Informatics with students earning 20 Master's degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
4 Northwestern University Evanston, IL

Northwestern University offers 4 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 114 students graduated in the study area of Medical Informatics with students earning 114 Master's degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
5 Duke University Durham, NC

Duke University offers 2 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 46 students graduated in the study area of Medical Informatics with students earning 46 Master's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
6 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor offers 4 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 72 students graduated in the study area of Medical Informatics with students earning 38 Certificates degrees, and 34 Master's degrees.

Based on 128 Reviews
7 Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD

Johns Hopkins University offers 2 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Medical Informatics with students earning 6 Certificates degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
8 Brandeis University Waltham, MA

Brandeis University offers 2 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 24 students graduated in the study area of Medical Informatics with students earning 24 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
9 Northeastern University Boston, MA

Northeastern University offers 4 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city.

Based on 48 Reviews
10 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill offers 2 Medical Informatics Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city.

Based on 72 Reviews

List of Medical Informatics Schools in the U.S.

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Degree Levels
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Certificates
  • Doctoral
  • Master's
Program Length
  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
Control Type
  • Private for-profit
  • Private not-for-profit
  • Public
School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Stanford University Stanford University Stanford, CA
5/5
6 : 1 16,980
Columbia University in the City of New York Columbia University in the City of New York New York, NY
5/5
7 : 1 28,086
Harvard University Harvard University Cambridge, MA
5/5
14 : 1 29,652
Northwestern University Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
10 : 1 21,655
Duke University Duke University Durham, NC
5/5
5 : 1 15,984
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor University of Michigan-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI
3/5
7 : 1 43,651
Johns Hopkins University Johns Hopkins University Baltimore, MD
5/5
6 : 1 22,686
Brandeis University Brandeis University Waltham, MA
5/5
14 : 1 5,752
Northeastern University Northeastern University Boston, MA
5/5
15 : 1 19,940
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC
3/5
17 : 1 29,084
University of San Diego University of San Diego San Diego, CA
5/5
15 : 1 8,251
University of California-Davis University of California-Davis Davis, CA
3/5
15 : 1 35,186
University of Washington-Seattle Campus University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle, WA
3/5
12 : 1 45,408
Drexel University Drexel University Philadelphia, PA
5/5
14 : 1 25,595
University of Iowa University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
3/5
13 : 1 30,844
Rutgers University-New Brunswick Rutgers University-New Brunswick New Brunswick, NJ
3/5
13 : 1 49,428
Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester, NY
5/5
15 : 1 16,639
Saint Louis University Saint Louis University Saint Louis, MO
5/5
11 : 1 17,047
University Logo University of South Florida-Main Campus Tampa, FL
2/5
22 : 1 42,067
Stony Brook University Stony Brook University Stony Brook, NY
3/5
14 : 1 25,272
Nova Southeastern University Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale, FL
5/5
22 : 1 23,236
Loyola University Chicago Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 16,437
University at Buffalo University at Buffalo Buffalo, NY
3/5
17 : 1 29,796
Michigan State University Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
3/5
18 : 1 50,538
Seattle University Seattle University Seattle, WA
5/5
13 : 1 7,405

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Getting a Medical Informatics Degree Online

Schools offering online Medical Informatics degrees

Online Medical Informatics degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 96 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Medical Informatics degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Western Governors University 0 0 96 0 0
Northwestern University 0 0 0 57 0
Northeastern University Global Network 0 0 0 39 0
University of South Florida-Main Campus 0 0 0 32 0
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston 0 0 0 25 0
How many schools offer online Medical Informatics degrees?
  • 13 Certificates
  • 3 Associate's
  • 6 Bachelor's
  • 18 Master's

What degrees do people get in Medical Informatics?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 20 Colleges 63 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 15 Colleges 129 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 35 Colleges 112 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 12 Colleges 41 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 51 Colleges 549 Graduates

Medical Informatics Degree Overview

When it comes to choosing a Medical Informatics degree, there are many choices for a traditional degree as well as higher education options. Earning a degree in Medical Informatics may take more time than just your traditional degree as it is prevalent to get advanced degrees in complement to the traditional. The standard Medical Informatics degree earned was a master's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Medical Informatics degree that people receive is a bachelor's degree. While a master's degree is the likely degree choice, obtaining a bachelor's degree degree isn't out of the question. Although a doctoral degree is offered at some schools, getting an advanced degree is not very common. Picking a degree in Medical Informatics will ultimately come down to what you hope to achieve with that degree in addition to finding something that meets your personal requirements such as school availability and schedule flexibility.

Average cost of college for a Medical Informatics degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 2 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$4,167 Public In-State
$9,312 Public Out-of-State

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$9,296 Public In-State
$31,719 Private In-State
$23,965 Public Out-of-State
$31,719 Private Out-of-State
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