The program focuses on the research and analytic methods underlying evidence-based decision making. The focus is on health-related data, such as electronic medical records, surveys, or health care claims data to develop information that supports evidence-based decision-making effectively.
The MS includes two tracks:
- Plan A – Outcomes Research (OR). A two-year program that focuses on developing the skills necessary for participating in research environments
- Plan B – Health Intelligence (HIA). A one-year program that focuses on application of skills and knowledge in practice environments