Associate of Science in Health Information Technology
St. Petersburg College

Program Details

St. Petersburg College offers the online AS in Health Information Technology. Health information professionals play a crucial role in managing patient health information by verifying and maintaining the accuracy and security of medical records. This program provides the technical expertise and leadership skills to advance in this field. Students will learn key concepts such as health care delivery systems, accreditation standards, patient privacy and confidentiality and health care statistics. 

Career opportunities in the following health care settings:

  • Malpractice attorney offices
  • Home health care providers
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Insurance companies
  • Government agencies

Requirements

  • Students must have a cumulative 2.0 GPA
  • A high school diploma or GED is required

Special Accreditation

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

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges