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Associate of Science in Health Information Technology

The Associate of Applied Science Health Information Technology (HIT) degree is an excellent career choice for students that want to work in the in-demand healthcare field, but not directly with patients. As a graduate of the Associate of Applied Science Health Information Technology (HIT) degree, it may be part of the job to verify the completeness and accuracy of medical records and data entry into computer systems to ensure medical record quality; to use technology to analyze for quality and efficiency of patient care; to code patient diagnoses and procedures for research or reimbursement purposes; or to work in specialized registries that maintain data for medical research.  Graduates of the Associate of Applied Science Health Information Technology degree are eligible for the Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) certification exam.

Delivery FormatEntirely Online
Education LevelAssociate
LanguageEnglish