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School of Health Professions > Health Information Management
Are you looking for an exciting career?
KU prepares students for a career in health information management – a growing field of health care, business, and technology principles. Learn about the variety of employment options available within this dynamic profession:
|Data Management & Analytics||Information Systems & Informatics|
|Quality & Risk Management|
|Management & Leadership||Legal & Regulatory|
|Classification & Terminology|
HIM degree programs
A bachelor's degree in health information management from KU is your gateway to these and many more careers in high demand across the country.
- Bachelor's degree for students starting a career in HIM.
- Degree-completion program for RHITs wanting to pursue the RHIA credential
Accreditation and Student Outcomes
The bachelor's degree in health information management at the University of Kansas is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education, 233 N. Michigan Avenue, 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60601-5800. Documents relating to accreditation status are available at the department office by request. Information for students.
Career and advanced degree placements are typically 100% within 6 months, although most students have placement at graduation. Current RHIA exam pass rates for KU HIM graduates are 94%, or 109% of national scores. Attrition rates are typically 5% for KU's health information management program.