Associate in Applied Science in Health Information / Health Information Technician
North Dakota State College of Science

Program Details

The online Associate in Applied Science in Health Information in Health Information Technician program combines a profession in health care with information technology.  The curriculum prepares students to care for patients indirectly by caring for their medical data, focusing on completeness, accuracy, and protection; and to use computer applications to organize, analyze, evaluate, and report health data, complying with laws, standards, and regulations.  Health Information Technicians often specialize in coding diagnoses and procedures in health records for reimbursement and other purposes.

Requirements

  • Official high school transcript or GED
  • Official college transcripts (if applicable)
  • ACT, SAT, or ACCUPLACER scores

Special Accreditation

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

School Accreditation Statement

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