The certificate program in health informatics privacy and security combines knowledge of health informatics with a strong foundation in important information security issues. Northeastern’s status as a National Security Agency Center of Excellence for Information Security Education and Research ensures the program is both relevant and of high academic quality.
- Eight-month program
- Five courses, 18 semester hours
Complete all courses and requirements listed below unless otherwise indicated.
A grade of B– or higher is required in all course work.
|HINF 5101||Introduction to Health Informatics and Health Information Systems||3|
|HINF 5102||Data Management in Healthcare||3|
|Privacy and Security|
|CY 5130||Computer System Security||4|
|CY 5150||Network Security Practices||4|
|CY 5200||Security Risk Management and Assessment||4|
Program Credit/GPA Requirements
18 total semester hours required
Minimum 3.000 GPA required