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Health Information Technology

Degree Info

Degree Info

Degree plans and recommended order of courses.

Future Opportunities

Future Opportunities

Planning for the future? Learn about career opportunities.

Course Syllabi

Course Syllabi

Official syllabi for required courses.


The two-year hybrid Health Information Technology (HIT) Program is dedicated to producing competent health care professionals. Careers in Health Information Technology offer a variety of exciting opportunities for graduates.  After successful completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for the Registered Health Information Technician certification.

The A.A.S degree in Health Information Technology at Jefferson College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).


Contact Information:
CAHIIM c/o AHIMA
233 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 2150
Chicago, Illinois 60601-5800
312-233-1131

www.cahiim.org

After successfully completing the two-year HIT program, graduates are eligible to write the national exam leading to accreditation as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT).

HIT Class of 2016 Program Outcomes
Job Placement Rate 100%
Employer Satisfaction Rate 100%
Certified Exam Pass Rate 100%

View the HIT Flyer to learn more!

*100% pass rate among students that have attempted the RHIT National Accrediting Exam.