Master’s Degree

Georgetown University’s graduate and professional programs are among the most rigorous and respected around the world. The programs offers students access to Georgetown’s distinguished faculty and unique opportunities in the nation’s capital.

The Master’s in Health Informatics & Data Science (HIDS) is an industry-driven program, focused on current and emerging technologies that will inform healthcare. Students will gain core competency in data science, big data analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning applications to achieve Precision Medicine and Value based healthcare.  The program curriculum aligns with the core competencies for training in the field of medical informatics by the American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA).

Program Leadership

Program Features

Our primary goal is to build leaders in health data science and medical informatics who can have successful careers in the industry, government or academia .The program includes comprehensive coursework and a mandatory Capstone Project that Is the culmination of the student’s coursework and experience at Georgetown University. Students will work with a host organization and an academic mentor to critically analyze a real world problem, design, conceptualize and implement a solution that applies the knowledge and skills acquired during the Masters program.

Masters program

Industry & Government Advisory Panel

Sponsors

Application Checklist

  • 4-year Bachelor’s degree*
  • Grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • 2 letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Interview with faculty
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • TOEFL/IELTS Score (if applicable)

Application is Due on May 15th for Fall Admission