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About Our Program

Health Information Technology by the numbers

  • 2.5: minimum GPA to be eligible to apply
  • 2: consecutive years to complete our program
  • 25–30: applicants accepted each application period, based on clinic availability
  • 45–55: average number of prospective students who apply each application period
  • $7,811: approximate cost of our Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) program

How our program works

Time Commitment

You need to commit to full-time schedule for 6 consecutive semesters (2 consecutive years).

You must also be able to plan your other coursework around the schedule of core Health Information Technology courses.


Program courses and labs are generally held online, evenings, and weekends.

Clinics are offered during daytime hours of the regular work week.


Successful completion of this program requires a grade of “C” or better in all courses.


Approximately $7,811, including books


After successfully completing our A.A.S. program, you are prepared to sit for the:



Trinity River Campus

Health Care Professions Advising

Advising Resource Hub

TRCF 2101A

Advising by Appointment 

Fall & Spring Hours: Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Summer Hours: Monday–Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Updated June 13, 2019