USC Price School of Public Policy

MHA Specialization: Health Information Technology

Health Information TechnologyTechnology and healthcare are inseparable. Students in this specialization develop a conceptual framework for database development, relational data management, use of health statistics, and confidentiality/security. The specialization builds on the Health I.T. course that all MHA students take as part of the required core curriculum.

  • Health Information Technology Core
    (Required of all MHA students)

    • Health Information Systems (PPD 511)
  • Health Information Technology Specialization
    • Strategic Planning for IT and Management
    • Health Information Systems and Analysis