Post-Graduate Curriculum

The curriculum for the post-graduate degree is shown in the table below. There are no submajors or electives. You can click on the course names to see or hide the overview of the course. There are also several shortcuts:

Table 1. Post-Graduate Curriculum
Course # Course Name Credit hours
HIM 600 Information Technology and Systems
3
HIM 601 Quality Management in Health Services: Information for Quality Care
2
HIM 602 Legal Issues in Health Information Technology and Systems
3
HIM 603 Leadership for Health Information Technology and Systems
3
HIM 604 Financial Management for Health Professionals
3
HIM 605 Healthcare Information Systems
3
HIM 606 Healthcare Vocabularies and Clinical Terminologies
2
HIM 607 Statistics and Decision Making
3
HIM 608 Knowledge Management
3
HIM 609 Concepts of Research Methodology
3
HIM 610 Issues in Health Information Technology Seminar
2
HIM 613 Non-thesis research project
3
Total Hours
(either the Thesis on the Non-thesis Research Project is required)
33

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Dr. Marcia Sharp
Program Director
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Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-6486
E-mail: informatics@uthsc.edu

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The Entry-Level Masters program and the Post-graduate program are both accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The entry-level program has excellent outcomes and results on the national certification examination are above the national average. For more information about CAHIIM go to www.cahiim.org to verify the accreditation status of the programs.