B.Sc. Online

Health Information Management

Rutgers University

24 months
692 USD/credit
692 USD/credit
461 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Health Information Management program of Rutgers University is a four-year baccalaureate degree program that is completed in two stages.


Earn Your RHIA Bachelor’s Degree Online with Rutgers

The online Health Information Management program of Rutgers University will prepare you for the business side of healthcare. You’ll learn informatics, quality assurance, compliance, medical coding, and management. Upon graduating, you will be eligible to sit for the national credentialing examination to become a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA). Credentialed graduates hold positions in data management, finance, compliance, health record management, and other areas.

Our students are annually honored with scholarships from both the American Health Information Management Association and the state association in New Jersey.  Within six months of graduation, more than 90% of graduates are employed in Health Information Management-related positions.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Legal Aspects of Health Information
  • Health Data Management
  • Classification & Reimbursement Systems
  • Coding
  • Management Principles for HIM

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

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61 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An overall minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.
  • 59 credits of general education prerequisite courses with a grade of C or better. In addition to general education courses in writing and liberal arts and sciences, prerequisites must include: Anatomy and Physiology, College Algebra, Statistics, and Financial Accounting.
  • Submission of essay stating why applicant has selected HIM as a program and/or profession.
  • Submission of official transcripts of all previous college courses as well as an updated transcript from the affiliate institution, if applicable.
  • Submission of documentation indicating courses in progress and/or to be completed prior to enrollment

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    692 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 692 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    692 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 692 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    461 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 461 USD per credit during 24 months.


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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