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  Dec 12, 2017
 
 
    
2014-2015 Catalog ARCHIVED CATALOG: Content may no longer be accurate.

Health Information Management Emphasis, Health Administrative Services (BS)


Health Administrative Services


  • Program Prerequisite: Health Information Management Emphasis requires previous completion of AAS in Health Information Technology or equivalent. Health Services Administration, Long-Term Care Administration and Health Promotion emphases have a set of course prerequisites which are expected to be completed prior to declaration of those majors. See the list of prerequisites in the course requirements discussed for each emphasis below.
  • Minor: Not required.
  • Grade Requirement: A grade of “C” or better in courses required for all emphases (a grade of “C-” is not acceptable), in addition to a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50.
  • Credit Hour Requirements: A total of 120 credit hours are required for graduation. A total of 40 upper division credit hours is required (courses numbered 3000 and above). Please see requirements under emphases as discussed below.

Advisement

Students are encouraged to meet with a faculty advisor annually for course and program advisement. Call 801-626-7242 for more information or to schedule an appointment. (Also refer to the Department Advisor Referral List.)

Admission Requirements

Declare your program of study. In addition, the following steps are required:

  1. Schedule an appointment for academic advisement with a member of the Department of Health Administrative Services faculty.
  2. Make application to the program and the Dr. Ezekiel R. Dumke College of Health Professions.
  3. Overall GPA of 2.5 is required.

General Education

It is recommended that all general education courses be completed before applying to the HAS program.  Refer to Degree and General Education Requirements  for Bachelor of Science requirements. Some of the courses required by this program may also fulfill general education requirements. Check with a department advisor if you have questions.

Major Course Requirements for BS Degree


Health Information Management Emphasis


Prerequisite: Previous completion of Health Information Technology AAS  program or equivalent curriculum.

Support Courses Required (7 credit hours)