The two-year degree provides a student with the technical skills necessary to prepare, analyze, and maintain health information required by the patient, health facility and public.
The Health Information Technology (HIT), two-year degree program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
Graduates of the program are eligible to sit for the national qualifying examination offered through AHIMA for certification as Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT).
|Health Information Technology (HIT-AS) Program Outcomes|
|AHIMA Certification Pass Rate||Job Placement Rate||Graduation Rate|
|2012 - 2013||83%||90%||21 students|
Persons interested in the program should contact the Health Programs Admissions Office at the Warrington Campus. Applications must be returned to this office.
In order to establish Candidacy, these three classes must be completed with a "C" or better before entrance into the Program. Any remedial courses must be completed before the college credit level courses listed below are completed to progress to the candidate's status for the program.
*If applicable, any documents related to this program of study can be found listed under the Documents section on this web page.
*We strongly encourage you to contact the Pensacola State Allied Health Department for assistance in planning your program of study.
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