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Health Informatics

Health Informatics

How to Apply

All applicants for admission to graduate study in Health Informatics must first meet the requirements of Graduate Studies of the University of California.

Application process

  1. Complete online Application for Admission - **Please Note: This application does not allow uploading transcripts. For sending transcripts, please see below**

  2. $90 (domestic), $110 (international) application fee, payable online with credit card or e-check
  3. Statement of purpose
    1. State reason for wanting to become a health informaticist
  4. Personal/Professional History Statement uploaded via the online application Web site
  5. Three letters of recommendation from academic or professional references submitted electronically in application software.
  6. TOEFL or IELTS scores (international students only)

***Please note: We DO NOT require the GRE as part of our admissions requirements***


  • A complete set of official transcripts of all previous undergraduate and graduate work*
  • *After submitting completed online application, please send one copy of all official transcripts directly to:

    UC Davis Health System
    Office of Medical Education
    Health Informatics Program
    Attn: Charrise Torres
    4610 X Street, Suite 1202A
    Sacramento, CA 95817

    The Health Informatics Admissions Committee cannot review an application until all of the above components are received. Inquiries concerning application procedures or any other aspects of the application process may be directed to:

    Telephone: (916) 734-8710

    For frequently asked questions regarding admissions and application please click here.