Health Information Technology at South Hills | South Hills School of Business & Technology
 
 

Health Information Technology

CAHIIM Accredited* Two-Year Associate in Specialized Technology (AST) Degree Program
Available at the State College and Altoona Campuses

The South Hills Health Information Technology program trains students in ICD-10 and CPT coding, EHR (electronic health records), healthcare quality improvement, reimbursement systems, and more. The Health Information Technology program is a great fit for individuals who enjoy working with computers and technology, analyzing data, and want to work in the healthcare field. HIT graduates can find career opportunities at hospitals, physicians' offices, nursing homes, government agencies, and other healthcare facilities.

Our HIT graduates are in demand for positions including Inpatient and/or Outpatient Coder, Health Data Analyst, Abstractor, Medical Records Manager, Health Information Management (HIM) Supervisor, and HIM Manager.

In as few as two years, you can earn your Associate in Specialized Technology degree and be on the road to a successful career. Your career starts here at South Hills School of Business & Technology. Learn more today about the opportunities open to you!

Find the program that is right for you!

We offer a variety of business, healthcare, and technology programs to meet your career goals. Speaking with one of our admissions representatives is the best way to learn which program is right for you.

Our programs include:


*Program offered only at the State College Main Campus.

Why Choose South Hills?

South Hills prepares people for their first job, professional advancement, or a new career. Since 1970, we have believed in "Teaching People, Changing Lives". Here are just a few of the reasons why you should consider South Hills for your educational needs:


  • Over 6,000 graduates have earned their specialized associate degrees
  • Specialized associate degree programs in business, healthcare, technology, criminal justice, and graphic arts
  • Two convenient locations in State College, Pennsylvania & Altoona, Pennsylvania
  • Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC)
  • Real-world internships to help you test your newly acquired skills

Financial Aid Options Available

South Hills School of Business & Technology will assist you in finding the funds necessary to complete your education*. Our knowledgeable team of financial aid administrators can point you in the right direction to make the financial aid decision that's right for you. Fill out the form on this page to speak with an admissions representative today who can help start you on your journey toward a new career.



*Financial aid is available to those that qualify.

We can help you understand the many choices available to you to fund your education, including:

  • Applying for Financial Aid
  • Federal Student Aid ID (FSA ID)
  • Federal Pell Grant (PELL)
  • Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA)
    State Grant and Special Programs
 
 

Teaching People…Changing Lives