HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Degree Type
Associate of Science

Locations
Fort Lauderdale
Online

Program Length
8 Quarters*

PLAY AN ESSENTIAL ROLE IN TODAY’S HEALTHCARE INDUSTRY WITH A CAREER IN HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Health Information Technicians create and manage medical records, keeping critical information flowing across our healthcare system. From billing and insurance to patient information databases, these professionals must ensure accuracy, privacy, and compliance with regulations. And they are in-demand: The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects an 11% increase in positions through 2028** – much faster than average. City College is ready to help you make the most of this opportunity with the Associate of Science in Health Information Technology.

The best way to see if City College is the right fit for you is to see it for yourself!

You can tour our facilities and meet with both students and instructors. 

What You Will Learn

City College’s associate degree in Health Information Technology prepares you with the data management skills and health system knowledge you’ll need to compete for these jobs. We’ll train you in the software systems, quality control measures, and regulatory requirements you need to understand to excel.

Program Highlights

  • Pathophysiology
  • Medical Insurance
  • Medical Law and Ethics
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • The US Healthcare System
  • Statistics and Research
  • Medical Coding and Terminology

CORE COURSES

  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Records Management
  • Basic ICD Coding
  • Regulatory Compliance in Healthcare
  • Health Informatics and Data Management

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Career Opportunities

Having an Associate Degree from City College could be the thing that tips the scales in your favor when you’re going after that dream job. And nearly all employers and healthcare organizations prefer to hire personnel with documented training. Graduates are qualified to seek employment at:

Private Health Practices

Physicians’ Offices

Nursing and Care Facilities

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Administrative and Support Services

IS A CAREER IN HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY RIGHT FOR YOU? FIND OUT!

TAKE THE CITY COLLEGE "HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY CAREER TRAINING READINESS QUIZ"

The fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style, plus the training and positions you’re best suited for.

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* A quarter is made up of 11 weeks and students may carry 8 to 16 credits per quarter.

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**https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm

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