Certificate in Health Information Technology
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana

Program Details

NMSU-Carlsbad and NMSU-Dona Ana offer an online Certificate in Health Information Technology which can enable you to hone your administrative and organizational skills in a medical environment.  If you have a proficiency in computer systems and think you'd like to work with patient records, insurance and billing coding, then this certificate can change directions in your career path.  In this 100% online curriculum, you will learn the management and security of patient information healthcare data, studying topics such as:

  • Legal issues and ethics in healthcare
  • Medical coding
  • Medical office procedures


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official high school transcripts/GED scores
  • Official college transcripts, if applicable
  • COMPASS placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission