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    Jul 13, 2024  
2023-2024 Augusta University Catalog 
2023-2024 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Bachelor of Science in Health Information Administration

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Program Overview

The university grants a Bachelor of Science in Health Information Administration (HIA) degree. The program is a “2+2,” meaning the student completes the first two years at any accredited college of choice and the last two years as an HIA student. Students begin the HIA program fall semester of their junior year. Students who complete the program are eligible to take the national registration exam to become a Registered Health Information Administrator.

The bachelor of science degree program is also offered in an on-campus setting or completely online.

Program Contact
Lori Prince
Program Accreditation

Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education
233 N. Michigan Ave., Suite 2150
Chicago, IL 60601

Admissions Information

Please see the Office of Academic Admissions website for specific admissions information:

Progression & Graduation Requirements
  • In addition to demonstrating personal characteristics appropriate for a health professions career, students must satisfy general and specific technical standards for this program. View these requirements.
Program Information
Program Length: 4 Years
CIP Code: 51.0706
Program Code: BSHIA_HINA
Major Code: HINA


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Core Areas A-E: 42 Hours

For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Electives: 4 Hours

Select four hours from the course below:

Wellness Graduation Requirement: 4 Hours

Students who transfer to Augusta University with less than 60 credit hours must complete the Wellness Requirement.

Total Hours for the Degree: 124 Hours

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