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Requirements and Elegibilities Entry-Level Master of Health Informatics
and Information Management
Post-Graduate Master of Health
Informatics and Information
Certificate in Health Informatics and
Information Management
Bachelor's Degree Required No Yes Yes
Must be healthcare professional No Yes Yes
Minimum GPA required 2.0 3.0 2.0
Prerequisite Courses Required
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology (8)
  • Principles of Management (3)
  • Personnel Administration /
    Human Resources (3)
  • English Composition and Literature (12)
  • Social Science (6)
  • Statistics (3)
  • Medical Terminology (3)
  • Management Information Systems (3)
  • Systems Analysis and Design (3)
  • Database Management (3)
  • Electives (45)

Total: 92

None None
Letter of recommendation or
Pre-professional Evaluation Form
PPE Form (May accept recommendation
letters instead of the PPE form for students
who have difficulty obtaining the PPE –
approval required)
Letters of Recommendation Letters of Recommendation
Visit to HIM department required Yes No No
Length of Program at UTHSC 61 Semester Hours 33 Semester Hours 9 Semester Hours
Eligible for RHIA Credential Yes Yes, with additional coursework No

Last Published: Oct 8, 2018