In addition to meeting application requirements, you’ll have to consider how much it will cost to study at your dream school. Colleges and universities offer scholarships and financial aid, as do corporations, associations, and the government. You might be surprised by the options you discover. To help you get a sense of your baseline education costs, here are the typical tuition rates for a medical informatics degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,464 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

25% above average compared to other degrees

$ 23,275 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

16% above average compared to other degrees

$ 18,835 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

42% below average compared to other degrees

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Tuition costs for popular medical informatics schools in the US

There are 82 schools in the US that offer a medical informatics degree. The medical informatics schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are University of California-Davis, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor and University of Washington-Seattle Campus. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in medical informatics per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
University of California-Davis$14,419
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor$14,826
University of Washington-Seattle Campus$10,974
Stanford University$49,617
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill$9,005
Harvard University$48,949
Rutgers University-New Brunswick$14,638
Columbia University in the City of New York$57,208
Northwestern University$52,678
Michigan State University$14,460

Top US schools for a medical informatics degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering medical informatics degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
Stanford University5%$49,617
Harvard University5%$48,949
Columbia University in the City of New York7%$57,208
Northwestern University9%$52,678
Duke University10%$53,500
Johns Hopkins University13%$52,170
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill24%$9,005
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor27%$14,826
University of Rochester34%$52,020
Brandeis University34%$53,537

Cheapest US schools for a medical informatics degree

Of the schools in the US that offer a medical informatics degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Great Falls College Montana State University$3,255
Highlands College of Montana Tech$3,351
Pierce College-Fort Steilacoom$3,783
Pierce College-Puyallup$3,831
Nashville State Community College$4,065
Portland Community College$4,088
Volunteer State Community College$4,133
Cleveland State Community College$4,139
Columbia State Community College$4,155
Dyersburg State Community College$4,331

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