Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management

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Be a Leader in Health Information Management!

Sharpen your skills and gain professional, hands-on experience with our CAHIIM Accredited online Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management (HIM). UC’s HIM program is perfect for Registered Health Information Technicians (RHITs®) who want to advance their career and increase their earning potential by becoming a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA®).

UC Online’s (RHIA®) exam pass rate is 29% higher than the national average!

CAHIIM Accreditation

Our online HIM program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM®). HIM graduates will be eligible (and well-prepared) to sit for the RHIA® exam. UC’s exam pass rate is 90%!

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What is Health Information Management?

The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) defines Health information management (HIM) as “the practice of gathering, analyzing and securing all forms of important medical information that helps provide quality patient care. This specialization stretches across business, science and information technology.”

The HIM program is designed to equip students with the tools, knowledge and skills needed to succeed in advanced healthcare and leadership roles. UC’s online program includes core healthcare competencies, advanced coursework and a required professional practicum – all of which provide students with a well-rounded, relevant education and valuable industry experience.

Key Benefits of UC Online’s HIM Program:

  • Students can complete the program (part-time) in just 2 years – saving time and money!
  • Faculty members are accomplished professionals with over 70 years of combined experience
  • Our program is flexible and designed for working professionals – customize your schedule as needed
  • Our average RHIA® exam pass rate is +29% above the national average (90% vs. 70%)!
  • UC offers an accelerated Master of Health Informatics degree program to qualified HIM students. Earn graduate level credits at undergraduate rates and complete your Master’s Degree in 3 years!

 

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““I was struggling to find a degree program that would allow me to attend school and still maintain a full-time job. After researching several programs, I chose UC Online because it’s CAHIIM Accredited and offers degrees in both Health Information Systems (HIS) and Health Information Management (HIM). After successfully completing both of these programs, I can say without a doubt, that UC Online is the real deal! The Professors are amazing, the programs offer real-world experience, and the classes can be scheduled in a way that’s best for you. After graduating with my Associate’s in HIS, I received my RHIT credentials and landed my first medical coding job at a company I had always wanted to work for. I went on to complete my Bachelor’s in HIM, which opened even more doors for me, not only with my current employer, but with companies all over the U.S.! UC Online far exceeded my expectations. Although I live all the way in New Mexico, I’ve built professional relationships that I will maintain for the rest of my life!””

Cassandra Booe, RHIA, CCA
Health Information Management Graduate

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