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Program at a Glance

Online Master’s
Engineering and Computer Science
Per Credit Hour


Deepen your impact on the health care industry.

As health care systems management continues to evolve and grow, so does the demand for innovation at the systemic level. This is a call for the next generation of motivated leaders, progressive thinkers and empowered helpers. With an advanced degree in health care systems engineering, you’ll improve patient care while optimizing organizational resources.

Through UCF Online, you have the opportunity to implement, manage and introduce dynamic changes that will unleash the full potential of a modern, progressive health care system. This unique program’s coursework will prepare you to improve the design and implementation of social and ecological-systems solutions across the health care sector. Within UCF Online’s exciting, experiential learning environment, you’ll learn to use quantitative analysis, systems modeling and computer simulation to mitigate systemwide health risks and develop the infrastructure for a quality health care management system.

The work you do within your health care systems engineering degree will equip you to spearhead cutting-edge change initiatives needed to lead health care organizations into the future. Designed for health care practitioners, engineers, students and professionals from a variety of other educational backgrounds, you can earn your degree in as little as two years.

In addition to our master’s degree in healthcare systems engineering, we also offer a healthcare systems engineering graduate certificate program that can be completed in as little as one year.

Online Health Systems Engineering graduate working with doctor

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Application Deadline


July 1


December 1

Ready to begin
your journey?



July 1


December 1

Ready to begin
your journey?

Courses You’ll Take Include

Explore the complexities involved with risk assessment and management through realistic applications in engineering and sciences.

Learn more about measuring economic worth and economic optimization under constraints while also understanding more about economic risk and the foundation of utility and function.

Industrial Engineering Analytics for Health care

Get an overview of major data analytics algorithms and methods through examples from health care.

Skills You’ll Gain

  • Conduct large-scale social and ecological-systems analyses across the health care sector
  • Identify and mitigate risks while creating efficiencies through process and system change
  • Develop and manage quality-management systems
  • Adapt information systems to improve management planning and control
Full Course List Available in the Program Brochure.

Online Support for Success

You’ve made the decision to continue your education and we’re here to help. From the moment you express interest in a UCF Online program, you’re assigned an enrollment coach to help you navigate everything from completing an application to understanding tuition and the financial aid resources available to you. Once you’re admitted, you’ll be transitioned to a personal success coach who will support you with maintaining school-life balance from the first day of classes through graduation. You’ve committed to furthering your education and we’re committed to guiding you along the way. Connect with a coach now.