Clinical Informatics & Patient-Centered Technologies

Credit Requirement

The Clinical Informatics and Patient-Centered Technologies masters program at UW requires 42-48 quarter credits. Students can opt for full-time or part-time schedules, so the program can be completed in as few as 15 months to 2 years. Course fees are charged on a per-credit basis, and are the same for in-state and out-of-state students.


CIPCT students can progress through the program as Full or Part Time.

  • Part-Time Student – 3-8 Credits per Quarter
    Most appropriate for those working full-time.  Can be completed in 2-2.5 years.
  • Full-Time Student – 7-11 Credits per Quarter
    Only appropriate for students who are not working or work limited part-time schedules. Can be completed in as few as 15 months of study.

Courses are offered once per year.

*Individual plans may vary. For part-time students, courses are spread into a second year of coursework.