Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology
St. Philip’s College

Program Details

St. Philip’s College offers the online AAS in Health Information Technology. With this degree, students are prepared for entry-level positions requiring basic knowledge and understanding of human anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, health information documentation requirements, filing systems, release of information guidelines and rule, coding rules and regulations, and electronic health record. 

Sample of Program Courses:

  • Health Data Content and Structure
  • Coding and Classification Systems
  • Health Care Delivery Systems
  • Ambulatory Coding
  • Pathophysiology

Graduates of this program are eligible to sit for the Registered Health Information Technician examination (RHIT).

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Background check & drug screen

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