The bachelor's and master's degree programs at The College of St. Scholastica are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
FAST FACTS: M.S. HIM/ITL
*This tuition rate is in effect for the 2014-2015 academic year and is subject to change in subsequent years. Total program cost and completion time varies depending on each person's transfer credits and individualized program plan. There is also a $75 per fall and spring semester program fee.
The HIM/IT Leadership joint program prepares industry professionals to facilitate the transition, implementation and management of health information systems, helping them lead their organization into the future of health care. This program encourages critical thinking and analysis while promoting effective and ethical leadership skills.
Growing demand for electronic medical records has led to tremendous change in the healthcare industry. Healthcare organizations are investing significant resources in information technologies, and need people who not only understand the health information field, but also have the management skills to lead the organization through the use of information technology.