B.Sc. Online

Health Information Management

American Public University

2 months
285 USD/credit
285 USD/credit
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Expand your knowledge of the health information systems and technologies driving today’s healthcare industry with this Health Information Management BSc course from the American Public University (APU).   


Course Details

With a focus on operations management for hospital, insurance company, or government settings, this Health Information Management BSc course from the American Public University (APU) introduces you to essential HIM software programs and technologies, medical terminology, pharmacology classification systems, compliance, and coding guidelines including ICD-10 coding steps. The program also covers data management, insurance and public funding programs, and legal and ethical issues.

Tailor your BS in Health Information Management through courses in business management, accounting, finance, operations, and information systems. In addition, you’ll be able to garner real-world experience in an approved healthcare facility.

What You Will Do

  • Assess organizational compliance with state and federal governmental regulations
  • Construct accurate quantitative evaluations related to healthcare statistics, financial management, and accounting standards
  • Analyze both legal and ethical concerns related to confidentiality, security, and privacy issues in the digital space
  • Apply supervisory and management skills across business functions
  • Identify significant public policy issues in health information management


  • This program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Healthcare Delivery Systems and Documentation
  • Electronics Health Records Fundamentals
  • Compliance
  • Health Informatics Project and Enterprise Management
  • Informatics and Analytics
  • Healthcare Data Management and Governance
  • Health Information Management Practicum

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
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Courses Start Monthly


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e., GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant


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