Bachelor of Science in Health Informatics (Clinical Applications Minor)

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Total Semester Credit Hours (sch): 120   
Major: 42 sch    Minor: 18 sch

INFOHLTH.BS     CIP Code: 51.2706.00

Degree Requirements

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

CSCI 1513Introduction to Informatics3
CSCI 1423Programming Fundamentals I3
CSCI 2493Programming Fundamentals II3
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking3
CSCI 3053Data Structures3
CSCI 3423Data Base Management3
CSCI 4313Networking and Data Communication3
MATH 1713Elementary Statistics II3
NURS 2213Introduction to Health Informatics3
NURS 2313Advanced Health Informatics3
LS 3053Interdisciplinary Information Retrieval3
CSCI 3513Information Systems Project Management3
HS 3383Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Informatics3
NURS 4923Capstone in Interprofessional Informatics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Minor

NURS 3213Business Analysis of Health-Generated Data3
NURS 3223Internet Resources for Health Promotion3
NURS 4113Applications and Devices for Health Promotion3
NURS 4213Interface Design in Health Informatics3
NURS 4313Telecommunications/Networking for Remote Mangagement3
NURS 4723Applied Statistics in Healthcare Informatics3
Total Semester Credit Hours18


MATH 1703Elementary Statistics I (may be applied from core)3
Electives (3 sch global perspectives)15
Total Semester Credit Hours18
First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
CSCI 1421Programming Fundamentals I - Laboratory 1
Mathematics (MATH 1703 recommended core)3
CSCI 1513Introduction to Informatics 3
CSCI 1423Programming Fundamentals I COSC 1336, COSC 14363
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
 Semester Credit Hours 17
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
CSCI 2493Programming Fundamentals II COSC 1337, COSC 14373
Creative Arts Core3
MATH 1713Elementary Statistics II 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Second Year
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
CSCI 3053Data Structures 3
CSCI 3423Data Base Management 3
Life/Physical Sciences Core3
NURS 2213Introduction to Health Informatics 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
Life/Physical Sciences Core3
Language, Philosophy, & Culture Core 3
NURS 2313Advanced Health Informatics 3
MATH 1013 (Recommended Core CAO)Financial and Quantitative Literacy MATH 13323
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Third Year
LS 3053Interdisciplinary Information Retrieval 3
CSCI 3513Information Systems Project Management 3
Multicultural Women's Studies (CAO) Core3
Minor Course3
Social & Behavioral Science Core 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Minor Course 3
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking 3
HS 3383Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Informatics 3
Minor Course 3
Elective (GP)3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Fourth Year
CSCI 4313Networking and Data Communication 3
Minor Course 3
Minor Course (Upper Level) 3
Elective (Upper Level)3
Elective 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Minor Course (Upper Level) 3
NURS 4923Capstone in Interprofessional Informatics 3
Elective (Upper Level)3
Elective 1
 Semester Credit Hours 13
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  120

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.