Health Information Management - Associate of Applied Science
The Health Information Management AAS program prepares individuals in technical coursework, human relations, communications, mathematics and computer technology. The program employs a career ladder approach that includes the following certificates:
• Medical Office Specialist
• Medical Billing Specialist
• Coding Competency
At the end of six academic quarters (approximately two years), students earn an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Health Information Management. Students are eligible to take the RHIT (Registered Health Information Technician) national credential examination upon completion of the AAS degree.
For details and course requirements see:
Health Information Management - Associate of Applied Science (Online Catalog)
For HIM salary and job opportunities state-wide visit the State of Oregon Employment Market Information System.