24 months
891 USD/credit 53460 USD/year
891 USD/credit 53460 USD/year
342 USD/credit 20520 USD/year
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The Health Information Management program of the University of Kansas Medical Center students work with the latest technology at a top academic institution and the region's premier academic health center, The University of Kansas Hospital.


About Health Information Management at University of Kansas Medical Center

To be eligible for admission to the Health Information Management program of the University of Kansas Medical Center, students must complete their first two years of undergraduate prerequisites from KU's Lawrence campus or another qualified accredited institution.

Students on the KU Lawrence campus may declare pre-health information management as their major (offered by the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences). All students need to contact the KU Department of Health Information Management for assignment to an adviser as soon as possible in his or her college career.

Graduate Opportunities 

Graduates are eligible to sit for the American Health Information Management Association National Registry Examination that allows the successful candidate to be officially recognized as a Registered Health Information Administrator and may use the RHIA credential.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Health Information Management
  • Healthcare Delivery Systems
  • Pharmacology Concepts for Health Information Management
  • Clinical Concepts for Health Information Management
  • Information Resources and Professional Development
  • Healthcare Management

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An overall grade point average of 2.5 (on a 4.0 scale) for college course work is required to be eligible to apply.
  • Prerequisite Review: Verify all prerequisite course work will be completed by the fall semester start of the program.
  • Letter of Intent
  • Resume: Indicate your education and work background, honors, memberships in organizations, service to the community outside of school-related activities, and any other information that you might deem important for the committee to consider.
  • References: Applicants will enter the names and contact information (including email addresses) of two (2) individuals into the online application. 
  • Review the program's technical standards and requirements.
  • English Language Proficiency: All applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate English language proficiency
  • Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    53460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 891 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    53460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 891 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    20520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 342 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Kansas City

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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