The University of the Incarnate Word offers an Associate of Science in Health Sciences. This online health science degree prepares students to gain certification in the following areas:
- Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS)
- Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS)
- Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
- Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician (CRAT)
The program offers two tracks—General Studies and Administrative tracks. The General Studies curriculum offers advancement for those with some background working in healthcare. The Administrative curriculum trains students in specific administrative duties.
Graduates find work as benefits specialists, clinical managers, community service managers, and medical assistants.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
University of the Incarnate Word is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationHigh School or Equivalent
Recommended GPA2.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Official High School Transcript/GED Score