Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology
Hinds Community College

Program Details

The online Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology program is a technical program for students interested in working in health care settings.  This degree combines health care with information technology, preparing students to maintain, collect, and analyze data that is crucial to the delivery of quality patient care.  This field combines computer science, business, management, legal procedures, and healthcare research.  You will learn about coding, medical reimbursement, billing, computers, information technology, business administration, and more, allowing you to contribute to the medical field without providing direct patient care. 

Graduates are prepared for careers in various settings, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Physician Offices
  • Insurance Companies
  • Law Firms
  • Government Health Agencies
  • Teaching Institutions

% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, ACCUPLACER

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Official College Transcript(s)