Academic Catalog 2024-2025

Health Information Management, Bachelor of Science


Core Curriculum Requirements42
Major Requirements (45 hours)
HSHI 362Med Term Word Processing3
HSHI 363Basic Foundations I3
HSHI 363LBasic Foundations I Lab2
HSHI 364Management of Health Data I3
HSHI 364LManagement of Health Data Lab2
HSHI 365Directed Practice I2
HSHI 366Legal Aspects2
HSHI 373Basic Foundations II2
HSHI 374Management of Health Data II2
HSHI 401Inserv Trng Hlth Info Mgrs1
HSHI 402Comp Hlth Info Mgmt1
HSHI 473Quality Assurance Mgmt3
HSHI 474Computerized Hlth Info Systems3
HSHI 475Directed Practice II3
HSHI 476Preceptorship4
HSHI 477Mgmt of Hlth Info Systems4
HSHI 478Probs In Medical Records2
HSHI 479Health Info Personnel Mgmt3
Other Requirements (44 hours)
BIOL 111Biological Science Lab I1
BIOL 112Biological Science Lab II1
BIOL 1306Biological Science I3
BIOL 1307Biological Science II3
BIOL 246Microbiol Hlth Rel Professions4
HSCR 150Concepts Of Health3
HSCR 260Biomedical Ethics3
HSCR 300Hlth Sciences Sem1
HSCR 360Princ Of Disease3
MATH 1325Elements of Calculus3
MGMT 300Principles of Management3
MGMT 301Foundations of Human Res Mgmt3
MGSC 239Business Statistics I3
FS 102Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience1
Free Electives (9 hours)9
Total Hours131
Plan of Study Grid
First Year
First SemesterHours
BIOL 1306 Biological Science I 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
HIST 1301 Soc & Pol Hist US to 1877 3
Performing Arts 130 Music, Theatre, Art 3
HSCR 150 Concepts Of Health 3
FS 102 Freshman Seminar/ first Year Experience 1
ENGL 1301 Freshman English I 3
BIOL 111 Biological Science Lab I 1
Second Semester
ENGL 1302 Freshman English II 3
MATH 1325 Elements of Calculus 3
COSC 1301 Intro To Compr Science I 3
HIST 1302 Soc & Pol Hist US Since 1877 3
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3
BIOL 1307 Biological Science II 3
BIOL 112 Biological Science Lab II 1
Second Year
Third Semester
BIOL 2301 Human Anat & Phys I 3
HSCR 260 Biomedical Ethics 3
ENG 230-ENG 244 English Literature 3
COMM 1315 Public Address 3
POLS 2305 American Government 3
Fourth Semester
POLS 2306 Texas Government 3
MGSC 239 Business Statistics I 3
BIOL 246 Microbiol Hlth Rel Professions 4
HSCR 300 Hlth Sciences Sem 1
BIOL 2302 Human Anat & Phys II 3
Third Year
Fifth Semester
HSCR 360 Princ Of Disease 3
MGMT 300 Principles of Management 3
HSHI 362 Med Term Word Processing 3
HSHI 363 Basic Foundations I 3
HSHI 363L Basic Foundations I Lab 2
HSHI 373 Basic Foundations II 2
Sixth Semester
MGMT 301 Foundations of Human Res Mgmt 3
HSHI 364 Management of Health Data I 3
HSHI 364L Management of Health Data Lab 2
HSHI 365 Directed Practice I 2
HSHI 366 Legal Aspects 2
Free Elective 3
Fourth Year
Seventh Semester
HSHI 374 Management of Health Data II 2
HSHI 401 Inserv Trng Hlth Info Mgrs 1
HSHI 473 Quality Assurance Mgmt 3
HSHI 474 Computerized Hlth Info Systems 3
HSHI 475 Directed Practice II 3
Free Elective 3
Eighth Semester
HSHI 402 Comp Hlth Info Mgmt 1
HSHI 476 Preceptorship 4
HSHI 477 Mgmt of Hlth Info Systems 4
HSHI 478 Probs In Medical Records 2
HSHI 479 Health Info Personnel Mgmt 3
Free Elective 3
 Total Hours131