Jan 26, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Health Information Management, BS


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Degree Awarded:         Total Credit Hours:
Bachelor of Science        120
Career Opportunities:
HIM systems management, data systems management, data quality management, information security
Note(s):
• The Bachelor of Science and Health Information Management (HIM) is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The program is conducted without discrimination on the basis of race, color, creed, sex, age, handicaps or national origin.

• A minimum grade of “C” must be earned in every course in the HIM curriculum. In order to enter the junior year in the curriculum, each student must have an overall grade point average of at least 2.5 as computed by the Registrar. In order to enter the junior year, each student must have completed every required course or its equivalent through the sophomore year with a minimum grade of “C.”

• Completion of the HIM program includes a minor in Health Informatics.

Communication (3 credit hours)


CMCN 100  is recommended. Students may choose the General Education Curriculum  course list of Communication courses in consultation with academic advisor.

Social/Behavioral Sciences (6 credit hours)


PSYC 110  and SOCI 241  are strongly recommended. Students may choose from the General Education Curriculum  list of Social/Behavioral Sciences course list in consultation with academic advisor.

Fine Arts (3 credit hours)


Choose from the General Education Curriculum  list of Fine Arts courses in consultation with academic advisor.

English Literature (3 credit hours)


Choose from the General Education Curriculum  list of Literature courses.

History (3 credit hours)


Choose from the General Education Curriculum  list of History courses.

General Education Curriculum


English
(6 cr)
Mathematics
(6 cr)
Natural Sciences
(9 cr)
Social/Behavioral Sci
(6 cr)
ENGL 101 
ENGL 102  
MATH 103  or MATH 105 
and
STAT 214  
BIOL 110  
BIOL 220 
and
CHEM 101  or CHEM 123  
PSYC 110  and SOCI 241 
or
Choose 3 cr from the
Gen Ed Course List  
History
(3 cr)
Fine Arts
(3 cr)
Communication
(3 cr)
Literature
(3 cr)
Choose from the
Gen Ed Course List  
Choose from the
Gen Ed Course List  
CMCN 100 
or
Choose 3 cr from the
Gen Ed Course List  
Choose from the
Gen Ed Course List  

 

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