Associate of Applied Science Degree Medical Informatics

A degree in Medical Informatics enables graduates to secure employment in a wide variety of computer technician positions in healthcare settings. Students learn effective written and oral communication of technical and non-technical information; protective security tools and applications; federal, state, and local laws affecting medical office technologies; and electronic reimbursement and billing practices. Graduates can be employed as medical/hospital help desk technicians, desktop support technicians, and implementation support specialists.


  • Students choose General Education courses in a time format that meets their needs—traditional day or evening courses, hybrid or online courses.
  • Core Program courses are delivered in an online format to help provide work/life balance.

Program Core Courses:

  • Introduction to Health Information Technology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Healthcare Legal and Ethical Issues
  • Health Science Supervisor Management
  • Computer Applications
  • Beginning HTML & CSS
  • Database Concepts
  • Health Information Computer Applications
  • Project Design and Management
  • Introduction to Linux

For more information, contact:

Ann Cunningham

(423) 473-2326