Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology
DeVry University

Program Details

An AAS in Health Information Technology focusing on entry-level competencies is available to online students. This CAHIIM-accredited health informatics online degree incorporates procedural, regulatory and technical topics for a well-rounded education.

Faculty bring real-world experience in the healthcare field to the online classroom, guiding students through preparation for professional certification exams, hands-on virtual labs, and more. Graduates from online health informatics degree programs may pursue career titles ranging from medical coding specialist or biller to technician, analyst, or supervisor. Students can apply previous credits to accelerate their degree, and then apply new credits toward a bachelor’s degree in healthcare from the university.

Some of the topics covered in this program include:

  • Medical coding and terminology
  • Legal issues in health information
  • Health information processes

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

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

School Accreditation & Licensing

DeVry University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, Placement Test, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Restricted States

District of Columbia, Rhode Island