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Integrated Health Systems Online

Advanced Certificate (post-baccalaureate)

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As health systems change, the field has a growing need for professionals who understand how new technology affects patients and medical personnel. Deepen your knowledge of information systems, human-computer interaction and communication methods in a healthcare setting with this online program.

Quick Facts

Rolling Admission Apply Anytime

You Can Start Fall, Spring or Summer

Delivery Option(s) Syracuse Campus, Online

Cost Per Credit Hour $471

Credit Hours 15

Estimated Completion Time 1 year


You will gain skills that transcend fields through working with faculty in programs such as computer science, communications studies and graphic design. Our program teaches you the skills needed to improve user interaction and communication with health information technology and systems.

While learning to develop programs, tools and ideas that will enhance the exchange of information between people, function and facilities, you will earn the opportunity, alongside clinicians, to help make healthcare more efficient and better serve all constituencies.

Integrated Health Systems: Program Introduction

Flexibility and convenience with online degrees

An online graduate degree provides the flexibility to advance your education while maintaining your professional and personal commitments, offering convenience and accessibility for career enhancement and skill development.


Our program prepares  graduates for the growing healthcare market, which needs professionals who understand the psychological, cultural and social changes that come along with adopting new technology. Credits from this program may also be applied towards our human-computer interaction or biomedical and health informatics master’s degrees.

Career Opportunities

  • Health information manager
  • Systems analyst
  • User interface designer

Program Resources

Information Sessions

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Diversity Graduate Fellowship Program

Prospective students may be eligible for an award which includes an annual stipend, in addition to fully-paid tuition for full-time study.

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More than 120 Graduate Assistantships Offered

Assistantships provide an opportunity to gain experience through professional work on campus.

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Available at the Syracuse Campus

Oswego's integrated health systems program is also available at the Syracuse Campus, offering you the opportunity to study in your backyard.

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Admission Requirements

Official transcript
Submit official transcripts confirming your bachelor’s or master’s degree/advanced certificate. This includes graduate-level coursework or post-baccalaureate degree/certificate. U.S. transcripts must be sent directly from the granting institution (electronic or mail). All international transcripts require verification via a World Education Services (WES) credit evaluation. If you are a SUNY Oswego alum, your official transcript will be automatically requested after entering your student ID and identifying SUNY Oswego as your school on the application upon submitting your application.
Statement of purpose

In 500 words or less, describe your personal achievements relating to your academic interests, and detail your educational and professional objectives with reasoning for applying to SUNY Oswego. This statement will help the review team better understand and evaluate your application.


Include a professional resume or curriculum vitae that includes your academic history, professional background and any accomplishments of note. This document should provide details that support your admittance to the program.

Two letters of recommendation

Indicate two names with valid email addresses. We will send an email request directly to the references on your behalf. These references should be able to speak to your character, work ethic and abilities.

Application fee

Prospective students are charged a non-refundable $65 fee for processing the application.

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