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GRADUATE SCHOOL FOCUSING ON EDUCATION, RESEARCH & APPLICATION

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QUICK FACTS

Only informatics academic program in Texas

Only school among more than 60
AMIA Academic Institutions

One of the largest internationally
(More than 100 regular and adjunct faculty and more than 300 graduate students)

Affordable in state and out of state tuition

3 PECASE Awardees; 5 ACMI Fellows;
3 FAMIA Fellows; 2 IAHSI Fellows

Located in the Texas Medical Center,
the largest in the world

HIMSS

HIMSS Approved Education Partners (AEP) are educational programs that demonstrate that their educational development activities meet the rigorous standards of quality, as identified by HIMSS. AEPs are authorized to offer HIMSS-approved healthcare and health information technology education and training programs that prepare candidates for advanced knowledge in health IT and healthcare.

  • As a HIMSS AEP since 2016, our curriculum meets HIMSS's high educational standards.
  • Our education and training programs prepare candidates for advanced knowledge in health IT and healthcare.
  • Students receive the education and knowledge needed for both the CAHIMS and CPHIMS certifications.
  • Our Continuing Education courses also meet HIMSS’s industry-level standards for effective health training.

CAHIIM

Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) is a peer-reviewed, accreditation process for both undergraduate and graduate degree programs. This designation ensures that accredited schools continuously improve the quality of health information management and health informatics education to meet healthcare workforce needs.

  • Our Master’s program earned CAHIIM accreditation in 2019
  • The school’s curriculum meets standards set by health informatics educators from across the nation.
  • Our students earn an accredited education that is both relevant and provides current skills required by today's employers.
  • Our continuously maintains and upholds all CAHIIM policies and procedure to maintain program accreditation.