• Course Delivery
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
  • In-State Tuition Per Credit
  • Out of State Tuition Per Credit

Informatics, BS

Bachelor of Science

Informatics is smart computing that goes beyond hardware and software. Informatics thinks 'big picture,' and builds strong technical skills, as well as an understanding of how we use technology to communicate, work, heal, play, and solve problems. The program focuses on the social impact of computing-on how people and technology connect.

Custom Fit

Business. Science. Art. Whatever your passion, informatics is your ticket to a customized computing education.

No Experience Necessary

Not a computer whiz? Never taken a computer class? That's okay. We'll show you the ropes.


Stand out from the crowd as part of Indiana's-and the nation's-first informatics school.

Career Prospects

Informatics careers are among the hottest, best paying, and most exciting out there.


Your ability to change lives through technology has never been greater. Make an impact.

Career opportunities in informatics are numerous, spanning several fields and areas of specialization. Informatics will help you prepare for an in-demand career that will take you wherever you want to go.

Tuition & Fees

Cost for Indiana Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $250.00
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $750.00
Cost for Out of State Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $350.00
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $1050.00

Prep program at some campuses not eligible for collaborative rate.

What's it like to take a program online?

  • Earn a quality education

    With more than 115 online degree programs to choose from, Indiana University gives you the opportunity to receive a top-quality education when you want it, where you want it. The faculty who teach our online courses are the same exceptional faculty who teach those courses on our campuses. Whether you're looking for an undergraduate education or want to continue advancing your career with a graduate degree, IU Online’s degree program options have something for everyone.

  • Flexibility

    Online learning gives you the flexibility and freedom to attend your classes whenever and wherever is most convenient for you. You can save time and money by being able to continue to work and by avoiding relocation or travel costs. You will be required to complete assignments in a certain timeframe, but in most instances, you can log in and complete coursework during the time of day that works best for you. Classes aren't tied to a certain time or day.

  • Service you expect from a leading University

    Online learners at Indiana University have access to the same student services available to on-campus students. We're committed to providing you with the quality educational experience students have come to expect and desire from Indiana University, without needing to make sacrifices to the other commitments in your life.