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Health Informatics and Information Management FAQ - Bachelor

Do Health Informatics and Information Management bachelor degree applicants need an observation in a health information management department?

No. Observations are no longer required.

Do HIIM prerequisites include biology or zoology?

The only science prerequisites for the traditional BS HIIM are Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II, with labs. Applicants for the progression BS HIIM program must have 6 hours of natural science.

Biology and zoology are not required, but may be taken as electives.

When and where can I get an application?

Applications are available online by July 1 of the year preceding enrollment. Application deadlines vary from program to program and are subject to change. All applicants pay a nonrefundable application fee of $25.

For more information, contact the Office of Enrollment Management at (601) 984-1080.

What are some other suggested websites to find additional information regarding the health informatics and information management profession?

You may search on the words "health information management," "informatics" or use the suggested websites: