What to Expect
UIC’s health information management curriculum integrates coursework with professional practice experience in affiliated healthcare facilities. Several of our classes are offered online.
The length of our program is two years full-time, three years part-time. Both require 63 credits for graduation. Below is a sample full-time schedule.
AHS Summer Exploration and Transition
Looking for an exciting, well-connected jump start to college? Let us help with AHS:SET!
Applied Health Sciences: Summer Exploration and Transition Institute (AHS:SET) meets 2 days in the summer to engage and prepare our AHS incoming freshmen and transfer students.
In a fun and interactive format, you’ll get exposed to introductory academic course work, research and tools for navigating the rigors of an applied health sciences degree.
Sharpen your skills, make connections and learn about the College of Applied Health Sciences (AHS), all before your first semester at UIC!
|HIM 317||Principles of Health Information Management||4 hours|
|HIM 410||Introduction to the Health Care System||3 hours|
|BHIS 405||Medical Sciences and Human Pathophysiology||3 hours|
|BHIS 406||Medical Terminology for Health Information Management||2 hours|
|BHIS 460||Introduction to Health Informatics||1 hour|
|BHIS 461||Information Systems for Health Information Management||2 hours|
|BHIS 480||Management and Business Practices||3 hours|