HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT

 
4-YEAR DEGREE

BACHELOR'S OF SCIENCE (BS) DEGREE

This bachelor’s program is one of the few offered in Health Information Management in the Western U.S. Students with a BS degree develop a background in information systems technologies and their application to the provision of healthcare, advanced statistical procedures and management applicable to information systems, human resources and quality improvement in healthcare. When you have finished this program, you are qualified to sit for the Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA®) exam.

STUDY AT YOUR OWN PACE
All HIM classes are available online.
You don’t even have to come to campus; you can study and complete assignments when it’s most convenient for you.
 
How to Apply
 

Curriculum Schedule

Contact the Health Information Management Program Coordinator at 801-626-7242 for an advisement appointment.

Important Information

You will need to complete a background check, drug screen, and proof of immunizations before your PPE courses (HIM 2861 and 2862) and your internship (HAS 4860).

Bachelor of Science (BS) – HAS Health Information Management*
Prerequisite: Previous completion of Health Information Technology Associate program or equivalent curriculum.
Required Courses (32-33 credit hours)
  Course Title Credits
  HIM 3200 Epidemiology & Biostatistics 3
  HIM 3400 Health Care Networks & Databases 3
  HIM 3450 Health Care Systems Analysis & Design 3
  HIM 3500 Biomedical Research Support 2
  HIM 3550 Health Care Data Analytics 3
  HIM 4100 Health Information Services Management 3
  HAS 3230 Health Communication 3
  HAS 3240 Human Resource Development in Health Care 3
  HAS 3260 Health Care Administrative & Supervisory Theory 3
  HAS 3750 Health Care Financial Administration 3
  HAS 4860 Practicum/Internship 4
  OR    
  HIM 4990 Baccalaureate Thesis & Presentation 3
 
Support Courses Required (4 credit hours)
  Course Title Credits
  IS&T 2010 Business Computer Skills 1
  ACTG 2010 Survey of Accounting I 3

**One of the few BS programs in the Western United States.

View the full course catalog for more detailed information.

 

SALARY STATISTICS

 

JOBS

  • HIM Manager
  • Business Analyst
  • Information Security Manager
  • Research and Development Scientist
  • Practitioner Consultant
  • SEE MORE CAREERS
 

Average Annual Salary

$56k
 


AAS and BS degree programs accredited by CAHIIM