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Tacoma Community College » Areas of Study » Four-Year Degree » Health Information Management

Health Information Management

student studyingTacoma Community College (TCC) is proud to offer its first Bachelor of Applied Science in Health Information Management (HIM), beginning Fall 2016.

The specialized field of Health Informatics and Information Management is an exciting career choice. According to the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA):

  • As healthcare advances, health information provides the patient data needed to successfully navigate the changes.
  • As a result, health information professionals can expect to be in high demand as the health sector continues to expand.
  • Demand is on the rise at all levels of education and credentialing.
  • There are approximately 12,000 to 50,000 new jobs anticipated by 2017.

TCC can help you get ready. The Applied Baccalaureate degree in Health Information Management (HIM) is a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) progression degree. A RHIT credential is required in order to enter into this baccalaureate degree option.

Building on the long-standing success of TCC's Health Information Technology program, the HIM Applied Baccalaureate degree is offered completely online. This provides the opportunity for convenience and flexibility for students who need to balance work and family commitments, while providing an excellent, affordable educational opportunity.


Program Specifics

Learn More

  • Listen to this recorded overview of the HIM BAS Degree program.
  • Complete the Virtual Information Session and take the first step toward acceptance into the Health Information Management Applied Baccalaureate Degree.
  • Looking for ways to pay for your degree? Check out the Types of Aid available for you at TCC. BAS students qualify for all aid types.
  • Research jobs and careers for this area of study.

 

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