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Health Information Management, BHA

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Do you want to take on a management role in a health-care information setting? Translate your diploma or degree into a bachelor of Health Information Management at the Ryerson University.


Gain a thorough understanding of the Canadian health-care system and the skills managers need to be successful leaders at the bachelor of Health Information Management at the Ryerson University. The final practicum course provides an opportunity to put this knowledge to use in a health-care environment.

Distinctive Learning

Part-time study; practicum seminars; independent research; leadership speaker series; evening classes; online and distance learning; modular weekend courses.

After Graduation

Pursue career opportunities in health information management departments; health facilities and community-based or government agencies in the fields of information collection, storage, processing, analysis and communication; health-care planning, research and service evaluation. Or, apply for a master’s degree in health administration, health information management, public health or business; the Certified Health Executive designation from the Canadian College of Health Leaders; or professional credentials through membership in the Canadian Health Information Management Association (CHIMA), and/or the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

Programme Structure

    Courses included:
    • Information collection
    • Storage, processing
    • Analysis and communication
    • Health-care planning
    • Research and service evaluation

    English Language Requirements

    • Minimum required score:


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    General Requirements

    • Academic Transcripts
    • Supplementary Form
    • Supporting Documents
    • Non-Academic Requirements
    • Proof of English Language Proficiency

    Work Experience

    Minimum 2 years of work experience in health information management is required.

    Tuition Fee

    • International

      2862 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
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    • National

      884 CAD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the original amount of 884 CAD per year and a duration of .
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    Living costs for Toronto

    • 1502 - 2570 CAD/month
      Living Costs

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