Find out more about Dakota State University

Receive more information about

Bachelor of Science in Health Information Administration

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Health Information Administration combines the disciplines of medicine, management, finance, law, and information technology, preparing students for careers in a variety of traditional and non-traditional healthcare settings.  Courses teach students to design and manage health information systems to ensure they meet medical, legal, and ethical standards.  Students also learn to administer computer information systems, collect and analyze patient data, use classification systems and medical terminologies, manage records departments, and serve on administrative committees.

Requirements

  • If under the age of 24 you must meet one of the following requirements: ACT composite score (18 or above), or SAT Reasoning Test Math and Critical Reading (sub-score of 870 or above); cumulative GPA of 2.6 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent); rank in the upper 60% of your high school graduating class; complete the GED with a combined score of a minimum of 2250 and a minimum of 410 on each test.
  • If 24 years old or older, you must have graduated from high school, completed the GED with a combined score of a minimum of 2250 and a minimum of 410 on each test, or met state requirements for the high school equivalency certificate.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)