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Accredited Colleges Offering Healthcare Informatics Degrees

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Information technology is revolutionizing every aspect of society, and healthcare is no exception. In fact, healthcare is a sector that can uniquely benefit from the accurate and comprehensive aggregation of information. A number of healthcare information systems workers are employed in an effort to use IT to manage administrative aspects of healthcare. Health information managers combine an understanding of business and IT to implement functional medical records and information systems in healthcare offices. They direct the daily activities of health information technicians. Health information technicians are the professionals who manage individual health records on a daily basis; they update records with new information, store records, and produce records at the doctor’s request. Medical billing and coding specialists use the information in medical records to bill insurance companies and ensure that the healthcare facility is reimbursed for its services.

An associate degree in healthcare information systems is appropriate for positions as a health information technician, billing and coding specialist, or other healthcare information support worker. Those interested in becoming health information managers will need to pursue a bachelor’s or master’s degree in health administration, healthcare information systems, business administration, or another pertinent area. While not required, professional credentials are widely regarded in this field and can help one secure a job.

A large increase in the demand for healthcare services is predicted for the 2008-2018 period, as the elderly population in the United States balloons. Because of this, health information technicians and managers should have very good job opportunities in the coming years. The average annual health information technician salary ranges from $24,000-39,000; health information managers earn $62,000-104,000.

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Accredited Colleges Offering Healthcare Informatics Degrees
Partner Colleges Annual Tuition Recommend Rate
Partner Colleges
Ashford University $10,632 - $13,400 67% (667 reviews)
161 Programs, 3 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BA/Health and Human Services - Health Care Informatics Systems Specialization
  • BS/Health Information Management
  • MS/Health Informatics and Analytics
Purdue University Global $11,581 - $16,246 36% (121 reviews)
218 Programs, 4 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BS in Health Information Management
  • Health Information Management
  • Master of Health Informatics
  • Master of Health Information Management
Southern New Hampshire University Online $9,600 61% (345 reviews)
337 Programs, 5 in Healthcare Informatics (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BS Health Information Management
  • BS Healthcare Administration - Health Information Management
  • MBA in Healthcare Informatics
  • MS in Health Information Management
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Campuses: Clearwater, Tampa
$15,500 - $15,550 65% (231 reviews)
Campuses: Phoenix
$17,050 51% (498 reviews)
Campuses: Chicago
$43,078 86% (22 reviews)
Campuses: Austin, Lewisville, Richardson, Mesquite, <span class='has-tip' title='... Georgetown'>...
$6,075 - $15,075 42% (96 reviews)
Campuses: Wausau, Green Bay, Appleton
Not Provided 46% (81 reviews)
Campuses: Philadelphia
$28,418 100% (51 reviews)
Campuses: Seattle
$35,538 97% (113 reviews)
Campuses: Seattle
$6,070 72% (638 reviews)
Campuses: Minneapolis
$14,250 66% (609 reviews)
Campuses: San Diego
$10,632 - $13,400 67% (667 reviews)
Campuses: Online
$22,400 38% (37 reviews)
Campuses: Lynchburg
$11,700 60% (280 reviews)
Campuses: Manchester
$9,600 61% (345 reviews)
Campuses: Minneapolis
Not Provided 49% (524 reviews)
Campuses: Anderson
$29,710 92% (12 reviews)
Campuses: Tempe, Glendale, Scottsdale, Mesa, <span class='has-tip' title='... Phoenix'>...
$15,691 - $27,372 86% (346 reviews)
Campuses: Online
Not Provided 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Boston
$52,082 93% (40 reviews)
Campuses: Waltham
$53,537 100% (13 reviews)
Campuses: Tempe
$15,400 - $15,447 67% (12 reviews)
Campuses: San Diego, National City, San Marcos
$16,968 20% (10 reviews)
Campuses: Lynchburg
$10,654 Add Review
Campuses: Burlington
$39,818 88% (8 reviews)
Campuses: Salem, McMinnville, Brooks, Dallas, <span class='has-tip' title='... Woodburn'>...
$11,790 100% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Oregon City
$12,399 Add Review
Campuses: Clemson
$36,058 89% (28 reviews)
Campuses: Cleveland
$16,115 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Austin, San Antonio, Houston, Dallas, <span class='has-tip' title='... Fort Worth'>...
$17,000 - $25,000 40% (45 reviews)
Campuses: Phoenix
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Campuses: Orange Beach
$6,600 81% (166 reviews)

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