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Health Information Management Bachelor of Science

Solve health care problems at global scale

You can improve health care systems and enhance the patient experience—without becoming a nurse or physician. Develop sought-after skills that lead to employment by earning our Health Information Management (HIM) degree.

You’ll help people to navigate complex health care choices, and protect the security of their electronic health records by becoming a Health Information Management professional.

This degree is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) and approved by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

Online convenience

You can complete your Health Information Management degree entirely online, making it easy to fit into your busy schedule. Students also may apply credit earned for our Online Medical Coding Certificate toward this bachelor’s degree.

Be prepared to excel

Discover how to become one of the professionals called in when health care solutions are needed. You’ll benefit from real-world learning and a program that meets rigorous national standards.

The U.S. Department of Labor expects health information jobs to grow by at least 20%. Work in medical coding training, or as a data analyst, or health educator—your degree can lead to many opportunities, including consulting positions.





3.9 Years

Full-time graduation rate

5.8 Years

Part-time graduate rate

Careers in Health Information Management

Morgan Vardaman

Morgan Vardaman

Alumni: 4+1 (B.S. HIM & M.S. Health Informatics)
Fairland, IN

Career/Research Interests:
Healthcare Management/Clinical Workflow Improvement

After serving in the Air Force, and realizing nursing school wasn't a good fit, I searched for a career that would allow me to help others and stay in the healthcare industry. HIM checked all the boxes.

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HIM student working with a doctorBuild on a solid knowledge of medical coding and information governance.

Learn to interpret data and improve the quality of care.

Accelerated studies save you time and money

You can earn a Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management plus a Master of Science in Health Informatics in only 5 years.

Save time and money with our Accelerated 4+1 graduate studies program. Completing two degrees in five years boosts your career opportunities and earning potential.

Learn more about the 5-year B.S. + M.S.

CAHIIM SealThe Health Information Management accreditor of Indiana University (Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis Campus) is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The College’s accreditation for the Baccalaureate degree in Health Information Management has been reaffirmed through 2022. 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

No limit to where and how far you’ll go

Our program teaches you to advance quickly in your career, and there’s no limit to what you can achieve.