Combine information technology and business for a rewarding career in health care

Bachelor of Science - Health Information Management (120 credits minimum)

Make a difference in health care without having to provide direct patient care with the bachelor of science in health information management at Davenport University. Our health information management program — the only 100% online program of its kind in Michigan — combines information technology (IT), business, problem-solving and management skills to give you a powerful way to make a positive impact as a health care administrator in health information. 

You’ll learn what it takes to acquire, analyze, manage and protect health information when you learn from Davenport’s expert health information management faculty. These experts know exactly which information management technology skills you’ll need in the health care field and have intentionally designed the curriculum around that. 

CAHIIM-accredited health information management program

Davenport’s accreditation by the CAHIIM means you’ll be eligible to sit for the Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) exam after graduation. This accreditation also guarantees that our health information management program provides you with the professionally required knowledge and skills you need to rise above the rest in today’s job market.  

Explore classes for the health information management major

Prepare for in-demand health care administrator roles within the nation’s health information systems through courses that are aligned with Quality Matters (QM). Build on core classes with courses like medical terminology, health care management and health care law and ethics. You’ll also gain the skills needed to be a medical coder through courses like CPT HCPCS coding and ICD coding. Prepare to become a health care administrator in health information and other leadership roles through courses such as health information technology, health care finance and human resource management. 

Which class should I take? When should I take it?

See our Recommended Program Sequences:

HIT/HIM Program Director

Meet Megan Tober, the associate department chair and program director for the health information management programs at Davenport University.

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This fully online program is delivered through our Global Campus
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Our grads report 100% employment within 6 months of graduating

Why a degree in health information management at Davenport?

Through Davenport’s bachelor of science in health information management, you can bring together your passion for health care with your desire to protect health information and maintain vital information across technology platforms. The fully online degree in health information management will prepare you for a variety of jobs in health information security as well as a health care administrator or medical coder. 

Experience the Davenport difference:

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RHIA certification

Finish your degree in health information management and be eligible for the RHIA exam. Our grads beat the national average!

 

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Career preparation

Become a health care administrator, risk manager, medical coder, privacy officer or other role in health information management. 

 

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3D virtual platform

Customize an avatar and better engage in the health information management program with VirBELA, a 3D virtual learning platform

 

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Grants and scholarships

Go beyond Davenport’s financial aid and scholarship packages to earn health-profession-specific grants and scholarships.

 

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Health information management internships

Gain on-the-job experience through 200- to 400-hour health information management internships in actual health care systems. 

 

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Study abroad

Enhance your studies in health information management by studying abroad through our worldwide university partnerships. 

 

Get started on your degree in health information management

Explore the admissions requirements and then take the next step toward your Davenport degree in health information management. 

Talk to an admissions advisor

Davenport’s admissions team is here to answer your questions. Please call us at 800.686.1600 or email us at info@davenport.edu.

Apply now or request more information

Start on your path to earning a health information management salary. Request more information or begin your application now.

Additional resources

Some programs require a student to complete a portion of their degree plan off-campus. 
View a full list of those programs and courses