What to Expect
Thinking about joining our program? Find out what you can expect as a student at UIC.
We’ve piqued your interest…good! This is only the beginning—new and exciting things await you. Work with your advisor to stay on track with your courses.
|HIM 410||Introduction to the Health Care System||3 hours|
|HIM 451||Health Information Management Theory and Practice||4 hours|
Make sure you complete your prerequisites! These courses must be completed before you start the program.
- Human Physiological Anatomy I (with Lab)
- Human Physiological Anatomy II (with Lab)
- Introduction to Computer Information Systems (CIS)
- Statistics (Stats)
Don’t get rid of those books just yet—you’re going to need them! Some next term, some when it’s time to study for the RHIA exam.
|BHIS 405||Medical Sciences and Human Pathophysiology||3 hours|
|BHIS 406||Medical Terminology for Health Information Management||2 hours|
Whew—you’re moving right along, and the fun is just beginning. Your third semester will be a light one, with only one course for one credit. Rest up!
|BHIS 460||Intro to Health Informatics||1 hour|
An entire year has passed—how do you think you’ll feel? It should really be starting to make sense now; the puzzle pieces are staring to fit together. The first year is done, so let’s get to work.
|HIM 455||Health Info Systems Analysis and Design||4 hours|