Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Information Management
The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Information Management (HIM) is a 100% online certificate designed to be a subset of the full HIM Major curriculum.
This certificate program benefited me in my current work environment by allowing me to grow and be promoted into a highly desired position.
Visit our Catalog to view the program and course requirements, and learning outcomes. Be sure to create your course plan in consultation with your advisor.
The Health Informatics and Information Management accreditor of The College of St. Scholastica is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The College’s accreditation for the Master’s degree in Health Information Management has been reaffirmed through 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
The reporting period for these outcomes is Aug. 1, 2021-July 31, 2022.
- 84% of students complete the BS in HIIM program in the calculated average completion time
- 100% of BS in HIIM graduates responding to the graduate survey were employed full-time within 1 year of graduation*
- 100% of employers responding to the BS in HIIM Program employer survey stated they would hire a St. Scholastica graduate in the future
- 100% of professional practice experience mentors feel graduates will meet employer expectations
- 81% retention rate overall for BS in HIIM students
*For the graduate data, a graduate survey is sent out to all graduates 1 year after a student confers their degree. During the reporting period, there were 18 graduates contacted of which 6 responded to the survey. Of those, 6 were employed full-time within one year of graduation.
Early submission is encouraged; applications are reviewed as they are completed. Applications completed after the following deadlines will be submitted for the subsequent term.
Fall: Aug. 5
Fall mid-term: Sept. 30
Spring: Dec. 9
Spring mid-term: Feb. 17
Summer: April 21
- B.A./B.S. degree from an accredited college or university
- Cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 for entrance into the college
- Cumulative GPA of at least 2.7 for entrance into the program
A returning student is a student who was admitted and enrolled in a program at St. Scholastica but has been absent from the program for at least three continuous semesters, including summer. To return to the same program at St. Scholastica, a returning student must be in good academic standing and must apply for readmission to the College.
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