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Health Information Management

Certificate

**Future Enrollment Program**

This program has been submitted to the U.S. Dept. of Education for approval
and does not currently qualify for Title IV, Federal Financial Aid.

No students are currently being admitted into this program.

Prepare for entry-level employment or advancement within the growing field of health information technology as a health information technician.

Program/Major/Concentration Codes: CRTHIM/HIM

Online Option:  This program can be completed entirely online.

What can I do with this degree?

Career Options:  Work as an entry-level scheduler or as a health information technician within the healthcare industry

Academic Options:  Continue your studies by taking additional courses toward the Health Information Technology associate's degree.

Program Requirements 2017-2018

General education requirements are fulfilled by required core and support courses.*

Required Core Courses

Course # Course Title Credits
CIS 120 Computer Applications for Business 4
HIT 100 Introduction to Health Information Management 3
HIT 105 Medical Terminology 3
HIT 108 Health Information Employment Policies 1
HIT 125 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for HIT 3
HIT 150 Introduction to Health Management Systems 3
HIT 175 Health Information Statistics and Research 3
HIT 210 Medical Quality Assurance and Supervision 3
HIT 225 Health Management Information Systems 3
HIT 290 Health Information Technology Professional
Practice Experience
4.5
Subtotal 30.5

Required Support Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
BIO 160IN Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology 4
WRT 101 English Composition I [SUN #ENG 1101] 3
Subtotal 7
Total 37.5

* General education requirements are fulfilled by required core and support courses:  Communication - WRT 101; Analysis & Critical Thinking - BIO 160IN.