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Lead and Succeed in the New Age of Health Information Management and Technology

With the digitization of health data, HIMT is essential to improving healthcare delivery and patient care. It is now one of the fastest growing occupations in the U.S., in both employment and wage growth. The Universities of Wisconsin program, with a dual-track curriculum in both health information management (HIM) and health information technology (HIT), is the just-right option for anyone interested in making an impact in today’s healthcare environments.

Study online, anytime, while staying connected.

Access course content from any device

Zero on-campus meetings or requirements

No need to be online at a specific time for classes

Interact with faculty and fellow students via online discussion boards

Discover Dynamic Career Opportunities

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment opportunities for medical records and health information specialists are expected to increase nine percent between 2020 and 2030, while medical and health services manager jobs are expected to increase 32 percent. Combined, the BLS predicts nearly 75,000 job openings in related occupations each year over the decade.

Graduates of the UW Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management and Technology have gone on to hold positions such as:

  • Health information management analyst
  • Health information management supervisor
  • Coding specialist
  • Data management and analytic specialist
  • Informaticist
  • Data analyst


Universities of Wisconsin is one of the largest and most widely respected public higher education systems in the country. By partnering with all UW campuses to offer online degrees and certificates, students of UW Extended Campus programs receive a quality University of Wisconsin education—no matter where they live and work.

UW Health Information Management and Technology is a partnership of UW Extended Campus and

Universities of Wisconsin institutions offering the online Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management & Technology are fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The programs have been approved by the Universities of Wisconsin Board of Regents.