A bachelor’s degree with a minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 is required for admission to the program. Preferences are given to those with practical experience in clinical or administrative areas.

In addition to general UCF graduate admission requirements, applicants to this program must provide:

  • One official transcript in a sealed envelope from each college or university attended.
  • A goal statement indicating how the health care informatics program will enhance your career aspirations.
  • A resume of no more than two pages.
  • Applicants to the program who have attended a college or university outside of the United States must provide a course-by-course credential evaluation with a GPA calculation. Credential evaluations are accepted from World Education Services or Josef Silney and Associates Inc. only.

Admission to the health care informatics program is competitive. Candidates will be evaluated based on their abilities, past academic history, work experience and how well the program matches with your career goals. Only the most qualified candidates will be accepted. Not all applicants will be accepted, even if minimum requirements are met. The GRE is not required for this program.

The health care informatics programs accepts students in both the fall and spring semesters. All applicants must apply online through the College of Graduate Studies. For information on general UCF graduate admissions requirements that apply to all prospective students, please visit the admissions section of the Graduate Catalog.  All requested materials must be submitted by the established deadline.

Application deadlines:

  • Fall admission: July 1
  • Spring admission: Dec. 1


The current cost of the program is $772.69 per credit hour.