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In this program, you will learn how these systems work and how they interface with providers, payers, insurers, patients and others. This program will also teach you a lot about the ins and outs of the health care industry.

Program Details

Earn your degree in Health Information Technology one hundred percent online. In this program, you will study the intersection of health information and technology. You will learn the hands-on skills and training virtually to manage critical and confidential health-related data.

Because this program may prepare you for an occupational license, read additional information about HB1508 Occupational License Eligibility.

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Our Program has Merit

The Health Information Technology accreditor of Texas State Technical College is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The College’s accreditation for the Associate’s degree in Health Information Technology has been reaffirmed through 2027. All inquiries about the program’s accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255; or by email at info@cahiim.org.

 

Associate’s Degree Program Metrics for 2020-2021

  • RHIT Exam Pass Rate: 100%
  • Student Placement Rate: 100%
  • Employer Satisfaction Rate: 100%

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In the Health Information Technology program, students learn skills in collecting, analyzing and maintaining health data, as well as billing and coding. Physicians and other health care professionals need accurate records to treat their patients, and professionals in the health information technology industry make that possible. Health information technology careers are found in a variety of settings, including health care facilities, consulting firms, government agencies, insurance companies, health care IS/IT vendors and pharmaceutical companies, as well as many other environments. For quicker entry into the industry, a certificate program is available in Medical Office Specialist.

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Medical Office Specialist
OSA Occupational Skills Achievement Award
Online
PBE
4
$1,998
Sarah Brooks
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Health Information Technology
AAS Associate of Applied Science
Online
PBE
20
$13,320
Sarah Brooks
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Medical Office Specialist
CER1 Certificate of Completion
Online
PBE
8
$4,884
Sarah Brooks
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Medical Coding & Billing Specialist
CER2 Certificate of Completion
Online
PBE
12
$7,770
Sarah Brooks
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$13,320
$1,998
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