Health Information Technology (AAS)

This Associate degree in Applied Science (AAS) program offers a diverse curriculum designed to ready students for a career as a Health Information Technologist, a health care professional specifically trained to support health information systems, manage medical records, and code information for reimbursement and research. The program prepares graduates for a variety of career opportunities in hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, insurance companies, physicians' offices, and many other organizations dealing with patient records.

Program Description

Health Information Technology is an Associate in Applied Science program consisting of technology and medical courses such as coding and pharmacology. The associate’s degree Health Information Technology (HIT) is in Candidacy Status, pending accreditation review by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The five-year graduation cohort rate is 70 percent.

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