Health Information Management Specialization

Prerequisites (6 cr.)

The following 4 courses are approved for the Life and Physical Sciences component of the general education core.

  • BIOL N207 Physiology for Healthcare Management (3 cr.) or BIOL N217 Human Physiology (5 cr.)
  • BIOL N211 Anatomy for Healthcare Management (3 cr.) or BIOL N261 Human Anatomy (5 cr.)

Core (18 cr.)

  • HIM M108 Introduction to Health Information Management (3 cr.)
  • HIM M325 Healthcare Information Requirements and Standards I (3 cr.)
  • HIM M330 Medical Terminology (3 cr.)
  • HIM M350 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for HIM I (3 cr.)
  • HIM M351 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology for HIM II (3 cr.)
  • HIM M425 Quantitative Analysis of Health Information (3 cr.)

For Informatics majors in the specialization, 300 level or higher HIM classes satisfy the Core B requirement.

This specialization does not prepare students to sit for the RHIT Exam or RHIA Exam.