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Are you a busy professional looking to break into the field of medical records? Do you have an unrelated bachelor's degree? Regis University's Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Information Management (HIM) offers you the opportunity to solidify your experience by earning the requisite credentials in the shortest amount of time.
According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, jobs for medical records and health information technicians will grow by 13 percent through 2026, which means grads with HIM degrees are in demand and can expect a bright career outlook.
The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in HIM is offered 100 percent online!
The online option offers courses in a flexible format so that you may attend class from anywhere online. Online classes are in 8-week terms and do not require specific log in times, but do include weekly deadlines and assignments. The online option allows you to advance your education, while maintaining full-time employment.
The Certificate in HIM curriculum requires completion of 57 semester hours and can be completed in 24-30 months. Individuals who already possess the Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) credential are awarded credit for specific coursework previously completed.
Upon completing the Certificate in HIM program, graduates are eligible to sit for the Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) credential exam. The graduate may use this credential anywhere in the U.S. and some international locations without retesting.
Regis University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission
The B.S. in Health Information Management program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management (CAHIIM).
The HIM program is 100 percent online and allows you to advance your education while maintaining full-time employment.
Gain hands-on experience in virtual directed practice with coding and health care information systems.
The flexible format allows you to log in anytime, day or night, as you complete weekly assignments. No campus visits are required for online students, but we encourage you to celebrate your graduation in person.
See a list of online system requirements.
Courses are offered in eight-week terms that begin in:
Course size is limited, so submit your application sooner rather than later.
RHIA exam pass rates for Regis HIM graduates are 80%, based on those students taking the exam during the 2017-18 Academic year. The National average for RHIA exam pass rates is 73% for the same time period.
92% retention rate for students enrolled in the BS in HIM and HIM Certificate programs, based on students that enrolled during the 2013-2015 academic years.
Graduation rate of 40% for students that enrolled in the BS in HIM and HIM Certificate programs during the 2013 – 2015 academic years.
Meet our health information management faculty
Kelly Miller, MA, RHIA, CPHIMS, Assistant Professor, Program Coordinator of Health Information Management
Judit Olah, Ph.D Associate Professor, Health Care Informatics and Information Management
Printable Fact Sheet: To download a printable fact sheet with details about required classes, admissions requirements, and start dates, please visit our fact sheet library. Please note: The best source for the most current information is an admissions counselor.
Learn more about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed this program and other important information regarding gainful employment for the current academic year.