Degree Program

Details & Application


A Bachelor of Science (B.S.) is offered in the following concentration:

Health Information Management (B.S.)
  -Minor in General Business

For those interested in healthcare, but don't want to work directly with patients

Graduates of HIT programs can transfer into this program.

The program prepares graduates to take the National Certification Examination for Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) credential which is administered by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

The Health Information Management program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

Health Information Management Program Minor

The Health Information Management (HIM) minor at Tennessee State University are for students enrolled in an undergraduate degree program. The Bureaus of Labor Statistics had predicted that the job market for the Health Information Management profession would grow by 11% by 2028, which makes HIM one of the nation’s fast-growing professions in the healthcare industry.  Students will have an excellent opportunity to enhance their academic knowledge and develop skills to be more marketable in the workforce.

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