Certificate Program

Advanced Health Care IT (AHIT) Certificate

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Format: Online Campus Online & Campus Not Available

An efficient healthcare IT system relies on solid technologies to make it work — and the people who implement and manage them. That's why clinical and public healthcare facilities need qualified professionals with healthcare IT skills.

Learn how to become one and educationally prepare for leading health information exams with the help of our Advanced Health Care IT (AHIT) Certificate program. You’ll build your knowledge of healthcare terminology and learn how information systems store, protect and maintain sensitive data.

Courses within this certificate program are aligned with two of the Certified Healthcare Technology Specialist (CHTS) exams: Implementation Support Specialist and Implementation Manager. These national exams are offered through the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

The Advanced Heath Care IT certificate offers coursework focused on knowledge and IT skills applied to health care business operations. This certificate covers the body of knowledge for industry certification offered by AHIMA by focusing on technical skills and interactive experience in health care information systems administration and management.

Advanced Health Care IT (AHIT) Certificate

Advanced Health Care Information Technology Certificate (Undergraduate) requires a minimum of 18 credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.

This undergraduate certificate program requires a minimum of 18 credits from the courses below.

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Core courses

Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program will include the following courses:

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