Major Academic Plan for B.B.A. in Health Informatics

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs. Program requirements are based on Catalog Year.

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3 C-GEF, S, SuAppropriate placement score 
GE Objective 4 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 7: INFO 1181 3  GEF, SMATH 1143 or MATH 1147 
BA 1110 The World of Business 3   F, S  
INFO 1150 Software and Systems Architecture 3   D INFO 1181
Semester Total15
Second Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1102 3 C-GE ENGL 1101 or equivalent 
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 5: Lecture and Lab 4  GEF, S, Su  
INFO 1182 Informatics and Programming II 3   F, SINFO 1181 
MKTG 2225 Basic Marketing Management 3   F, S  
Semester Total16
Third Semester
GE Objective 3: MGT 2216 3  GEF, SENGL 1101 and MATH 1108 
GE Objective 6: NOT ECON 3  GEF, S, Su  
ACCT 2201 Principles of Accounting I 3   F, SENGL 1101 and MATH 1108 
BA 2210 Introduction to Professional Development I 1   F, S  
HCA 1115 US Health System 3   D  
INFO 3307 Systems Analysis and Design 3  UMDINFO 1181 
Semester Total16
Fourth Semester
GE Objective 5 3  GEF, S, Su  
GE Objective 6: ECON 2201 3  GEF, S, Su  
ACCT 2202 Principles of Accounting II 3   F, SACCT 2201 
INFO 3380 Networking and Virtualization 3  UMDINFO 1150 
MGT 2217 Advanced Business Statistics 3   F, SMGT 2216 
Semester Total15
Fifth Semester
GE Objective 4 3  GE   
GE Objective 9 3  GEF, S, Su  
BA 3310 Exploring Professional Development II 1  UMF, SBA 2210 
ECON 2202 Principles of Microeconomics 3    F, S, Su  
INFO 3330 Health Informatics 3  UMD  
INFO 4407 Database Design and Implementation 3  UMDINFO 1182 and INFO 3307 
Semester Total16
Sixth Semester
CMP 2201 Business and Professional Communication 3   F, S, SuCOMM 1101 
FIN 3315 Corporate Financial Management 3  UMF, SACCT 2202, ECON 2201 & 2202, MGT 2216 
INFO 3301 Introduction to Informatics and Analytics 3  UMF, SINFO 1100 or equivalent
MGT 2261 Legal Environment of Organizations 3   F, SSophomore standing. 
MGT 3312 Individual and Organizational Behavior 3  UMF, SENGL 1102 
Semester Total15
Seventh Semester
BA 4410 1  UMF, SBA 3310 
INFO 4422 Health Information Governance 3  UMDINFO 3330 
INFO 4424 Healthcare Workflow Process Analysis and Redesign 3  UMDINFO 3330 
INFO 4426 Health Data Analytics 3  UMDINFO 3330 and MGT 2227 
MGT 3329 Operations and Production Management 3  UMF, SMGT 2216INFO 3301.
Free Electives 2      
Semester Total15
Eighth Semester
ENGL 3307 Professional and Technical Writing
or ENGL 3308 Business Communications
3  UMF, S, SuSenior; INFO 3301, FIN 3315, MGT 3312 & 3329, MKTG 2225 
HCA 4465 Healthcare Operations and Quality 3  UMS  
HCA 4489 Healthcare Information Systems Practicum 3 C-UMF, S, Su  
MGT 4460 Strategic Management 3  UMF, SSenior; INFO 3301, FIN 3315, MGT 3312 & 3329, MKTG 2225 
Semester Total12
Total120
MAP Credit SummaryCredits
Major81
General Education37
Electives to reach 120 credits2
Total120