BS in Health Information Management


Improve Patient Care through Information Analysis and Assessment

Health information is used by physicians to improve care, by hospitals to assess outcomes and treatment, and by patients to assess the performance of physicians and hospitals. If you have an interest in health care, enjoy analysis and possess an attention to detail, you’ll be well poised for a career in the growing field of health informatics with an online bachelor’s degree in health information management.

At Southern New Hampshire University, the health information management degree is unique, as it focuses on ensuring the student has the opportunity to gain a wide-ranging understanding of the healthcare field, technology and its application in this growing field. Unlike other programs that limit offerings to a few healthcare related offerings, students in SNHU’s bachelors of health information management degree can graduate with a comprehensive understanding of the field to propel their career. Your education will prepare you to work in a variety of careers, including:

  • Health information analysts
  • Health information managers 
  • Health Information management redesign specialists
  • Implementation support specialists
  • Public health information analysts

This program is ideal for someone just beginning their studies in health information and for professionals with experience in the field who recognize the benefit of a bachelor’s degree. Individuals with an associate degree or certificate in a related field such as medical coding and billing or health administration will find this health information management degree program of particular interest. SNHU offers the online bachelor’s degree in health information management degree to cater to adults who need the flexibility and convenience of online education.

Enhance Your Education: Professional Practice Concentration

Elect the bachelor’s in health information management alone or choose a concentration in Professional Practice for added specialization and career enhancement options. With the Professional Practice concentration, students gain hands-on experience in the health information management field with a required internship.

Advantages of Earning Your Bachelor’s in Health Information Management at SNHU

  • An affordable degree from a private, accredited, nonprofit university
  • Transfer-friendly enrollment – we’ll accept up to 90 credits
  • Online classes that allow you to arrange your course work around your schedule
  • Comprehensive curriculum focusing on technology, healthcare management and health information management
  • Accomplished faculty with real-world health information management experience
  • 24/7 access to our online virtual campus for convenience and flexibility

Transfer of Credit

If you are a student who wants transfer to SNHU or simply want to finish what you started, we try to make transferring as easy as possible. We will accept up to 90 transferred academic credits and we automatically complete an official credit evaluation as part of the application review process.

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