Feb 28, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

Health Information Technology (HIT) Certificate


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Contact Information

Phone: (470) 578-3803

Program Description

The Graduate Certificate in Health Information Technology (HIT) is designed for individuals who want to advance their knowledge in Health Information Technology. Students will gain hands-on experience through configuring and administering open-source electronic health record systems, applying health data analytics and process mining, and assessing and managing health data security and privacy risks. Graduates with this certificate will have domain knowledge, understanding of healthcare regulations, and IT skills needed in the healthcare industry. The certificate can be taken either as a stand-alone program or as embedded in the Master of Science in Information Technology program. 

Admission Requirements

The following requirements are in addition to the general Admissions  requirements: 

  • Resumé/Vita required. 
  • Minimum undergraduate degree GPA 2.75. Lower GPA is considered on a case-by-case basis.

Program of Study

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