Health Information Technology


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Welcome to the Health Information Technology Program

Health Information Technologists organize and evaluate patient records for completeness and accuracy. Graduates are eligible for careers in hospitals, clinics, physicians’ offices, health maintenance organizations, nursing homes, and insurance companies. Learn more by following the links below, or check out the Health Information Technology FAQ.

Program Outcomes

Graduation Rate (2018-19) 64%
Job Placement Rate (2018-19) 64%

RHIT Exam Pass Rate:

2018-2019 75%
2017-2018 100%
2016-2017 75%
2015-2016 70%
2014-2015 100%
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The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Health Information Technology at Austin Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
www.cahiim.org

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Health Information Technology Updates

  • Health Information and Technology Society

    The purpose of the HITS is to provide students with educational and networking opportunities in the Health Information Technology Program and in the Health Information Management (HIM) communities.

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  • Health Information Technology Program Applications

    To apply to the Health Information Technology program, please upload your supporting documents to CastleBranch using code UL62im. To learn more, visit the Application Process page.

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  • Attention! All students that have not been accepted into an ACC Health Sciences program…

    All students who have not been accepted into an ACC Health Sciences program should declare General Studies in Pre-Health Sciences (Associate of Science) for their major. Once accepted into a program, the student's major will be updated.

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