Online Degree Programs

Bachelor of Science in Health Information Administration Online

Program Overview

In the complex and rapidly evolving field of healthcare, health information administrators provide vital links between care providers, payers, and patients. The University of Toledo’s online bachelor degree program in health information administration (HIA) equips students to pursue administrative positions in the healthcare industry, advance in their current careers, or continue their education through graduate study.

The UToledo Health Information Administration Program for a bachelor of science degree is the first undergraduate program at the University to have all core courses certified by Quality Matters. Quality Matters certification demonstrates the program has the correct level of teaching materials, course expectations are clear, and the curriculum produces learning outcomes that can be measured.

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The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited university that has been serving students since 1872. As a student, you will enjoy direct contact with your Success Coach and advisers and interactive faculty to help you achieve your goals. UToledo also has many resources that a large institution offers such as eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science degree in health information administration (HIA) program offers two options for students to prepare for the RHIA exam — 

Preparing for the national Registered Health Information Administration (RHIA) certification examination
—  using coursework from your first baccalaureate degree, earn a second baccalaureate degree in HIA
—  using existing coursework, develop a degree completion program

UToledo has partnered with community colleges throughout of Ohio to offer this program to their health information technology (HIT) graduates.

Transferring?

We make the transfer process seamless. You receive an official evaluation as soon as we receive your official transcripts. You can also get an unofficial evaluation from Transferology.com.

Check out our transfer scholarships!

CAREER OUTLOOK

Graduates with a health information administration degree typically work for hospitals, physician group practices, long-term care centers, health care consulting companies, federal regulatory agencies, or insurance providers.

Opportunities are expected to grow in response to changing compliance and documentation standards and advances in electronic medical record keeping.

Explore employment statistics for medical and health services managers to learn more about career prospects in the field.

Sample Curriculum

 Plan of Study

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

To be admitted to the bachelor’s degree program in health information administration at The University of Toledo, students must have a minimum high school GPA of 2.7.  

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Last Updated: 12/11/19