UC’s online HIM courses are scheduled in two, seven-week sessions per semester. This allows students to focus on one class at a time, while successfully managing existing responsibilities at work and home. Our HIM program is also designed to prepare students for RHIA® certification and high-level leadership in the healthcare industry.
Program learning outcomes include:
HIM faculty and staff are committed to providing students with a highly-valuable learning experience. Our professors are available (and more than happy) to offer personalized feedback and guidance to our HIM students and alumni.
At UC Online, you will experience the highest levels of faculty-to-student interaction!
In this course, students will study the framework and architecture that defines the electronic health record and the key role it plays in the quality of health care delivery. Students will compare and contrast the methods of communication, technology and data security measures in health care organizations.
This course will focus on developing strategic and operational plans in health care. Students apply principles for the project management of health information services. This course provides a study of change, team building and leadership development related to the practice of health care. Students explore strategies for problem-solving and decision-making.
Yes. Many of our students qualify for some type of financial aid.
Sources of aid:
Classes are asynchronous, some classes are in a 7-week format some are in a 14-week format. You can log on anytime 24/7 to complete your coursework. Some, but not all tests are proctored using exam proctoring software.
No. your degree will be conferred by the University of Cincinnati, which will also be reflected on your transcripts and degree.
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