Admission Requirements

This program is no longer accepting applications for admission.  This program has been superseded by the Master of Digital Information.


In order to begin studies in this field at Dalhousie University, you will need each of the following:

  • An undergraduate degree in a health profession or in an information technology area
  • A university course in statistics is recommended but not required
  • A university course in computer programming is recommended but not required
  • Preference will be given to students with two years experience in the field (information technology or health professions). Experience will be evaluated on a case by case basis, but should include some work with applying information technology to health issues.
  • No requests for an admission deferral will be considered.