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Your first step is to apply to Austin Community College.
Gain the skills to manage patient care data as a Health Information Technician (HIT) with an Associate’s HIT Degree.
Increase your employability with advanced skills and knowledge for use in the labor market right away.
Helps prepare you to obtain Certification by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT).
Easily transfer your credits towards a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Information Management, should you desire.
Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)
|Graduation Rate||90% (2021-22)
|Job Placement Rate||100% (2021-22)
The Health Information Management accreditor of Austin Community College is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). ACC’s accreditation for Associate Degree in Health Information Technology has been reaffirmed through 2022-2023. All inquiries about the program’s accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100, Chicago, IL, 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255; or by email at [email protected].
Starting October 1, 2023, all instructors and students visiting a Christus Health facility where patient care is provided must be vaccinated against the flu. Every student or instructor already on site must be vaccinated against the flu by November 1, 2023.Read more
The PTACAS opening date has been delayed. The PTACAS will open on October 15, 2023 and will remain open until May 26, 2024.Read more
The RN-to-BSN Program is extending the Spring 2024 to November 6, 2023. For more information, please visit the RN-to-BSN Application Process page.Read more