Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management Overview
The field of health care is undergoing dramatic changes that involve the integration of technology into patient care. Our online health information management degree prepares you to meet the growing demand for health information management (HIM) professionals.
This program intersects medicine, management, finance, information technology, and law—a unique blend that enables graduates to pursue a diverse array of opportunities in a wide variety of health-related settings.
Coursework focuses on preparing you to:
- Apply best practices in decision making regarding the management of health information.
- Use research methods and critical thinking to create solutions for vital health care issues.
- Apply the professional, ethical, and legal standards of health information management.
- Demonstrate knowledge of the forces affecting health care delivery and health information systems.
See the University Catalog for policy and degree plan information specific to this program.