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BS Bachelor of Science in Information Technology Health Information Technology specialization

Overview

More new jobs are being created in health care than any other field. At the same time, mandated electronic recordkeeping and tightened patient-privacy regulations are making fluency in health informatics a sought–after skill. Capella University's online Bachelor's in Health Care Information Technology degree prepares you help improve quality of care through technology.

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To learn more about this degree program, request more information and we will match you with an enrollment counselor who specializes in your area of study.

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Degree Outcomes

With your Bachelor's in Health Information Technology from Capella, you'll learn to understand medical terminology and use medical technology to manage healthcare data. Discover specifically what you'll learn — and how you can apply it.

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Source

People with Bachelor's degrees in IT from Capella earn an average of $42,000more per year than high school graduates.

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Career Outcomes

Common jobs with an online Bachelor's in Health Information Technology include clinical systems architect, data architect, database administrator, network administrator or software developer. Potential workplaces include: clinic, health care system, HMO administrative office, hospital, insurance company, long-term care organization or research facility.

Capella also provides you the opportunity to delve deeper into a specific knowledge area by earning a program concentration that will be included on your transcript and can enhance your career opportunities.

Earn credit for what you already know

Your previous learning, work experience, and industry certifications may help you earn your degree in less time. To learn more, contact an enrollment counselor or visit our competency-based prior learning assessment.

To learn more, call 1.866.933.5836 or email an enrollment counselor. When you connect with Capella, we will immediately put you in touch with an enrollment counselor who is trained to assist you with specific questions and needs for your area of interest.