Top Online Colleges for Healthcare Information Systems Degrees

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Students interested in pursuing an online degree in healthcare information systems will find a variety of high quality options on this list. These schools offer relevant degrees at the bachelor's, master's, and certificate levels in areas such as informatics, administration, and information management. There isn't a degree on this list that costs more than $16,000 a year or a school with an academic strength score lower than 55%. Louisiana Tech University takes the top spot with an academic strength score of 67% and a bachelor's for $4,452 annually.

All schools considered for this list offer fully online degrees the bachelor's level or higher. View our methodology for more details. Or, browse our comprehensive guide to an online healthcare information systems degree.

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Rank School Annual Tuition Academic Strength
#1 #1 Louisiana Tech University Annual Tuition $4,452 Academic Strength 67%
#2 #2 Mercer University Annual Tuition $8,820 Academic Strength 73%
#3 #3 Southeast Missouri State University Annual Tuition $7,950 Academic Strength 64%
#4 #4 Trevecca Nazarene University Annual Tuition $9,480 Academic Strength 65%
#5 #5 LeTourneau University Annual Tuition $12,000 Academic Strength 73%
#6 #6 Valparaiso University Annual Tuition $11,070 Academic Strength 68%
#7 #7 Dakota State University Annual Tuition $10,000 Academic Strength 63%
#8 #8 University of Illinois at Springfield Annual Tuition $11,355 Academic Strength 69%
#9 #9 University of Missouri Annual Tuition $12,375 Academic Strength 73%
#10 #10 Southern New Hampshire University Online Annual Tuition $9,600 Academic Strength 60%
#11 #11 Stephens College Annual Tuition $10,620 Academic Strength 64%
#12 #12 King University Annual Tuition $10,827 Academic Strength 64%
#13 #13 University of South Carolina-Columbia Annual Tuition $13,293 Academic Strength 75%
#14 #14 University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Annual Tuition $11,700 Academic Strength 67%
#15 #15 Oregon Institute of Technology Annual Tuition $11,115 Academic Strength 62%
#16 #16 University of New England Annual Tuition $12,060 Academic Strength 66%
#17 #17 Jacksonville University Annual Tuition $11,520 Academic Strength 63%
#18 #18 Liberty University Annual Tuition $11,700 Academic Strength 64%
#19 #19 Arkansas Tech University Annual Tuition $10,044 Academic Strength 55%
#20 #20 Brandeis University Annual Tuition $16,624 Academic Strength 84%
#21 #21 Nebraska Methodist College Annual Tuition $12,942 Academic Strength 67%
#22 #22 The University of Findlay Annual Tuition $12,767 Academic Strength 65%
#23 #23 Misericordia University Annual Tuition $12,960 Academic Strength 66%
#24 #24 University of Denver Annual Tuition $15,072 Academic Strength 74%
#25 #25 Saint Joseph's College of Maine Annual Tuition $11,840 Academic Strength 60%
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  • Annual Tuition: $4,452
  • Academic Strength: 67%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Example Classes:
    Coding/Class Diseases and Proced; Computer Applications for Health Care Professionals; Foundations of Health Information; Regulatory Standards and Evaluation
  • Annual Tuition: $8,820
  • Academic Strength: 73%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Example Classes:
    Clinical Decision Support Systems and Tele-health in Health Informatics; Electronic Data Interchange Technologies in Health Informatics and Interoperability; Evidence Based Decision Making and Clinical Knowledge Management; Healthcare IT Project Management; Healthcare Software Requirements Specification and Systems Analysis and Design; Research Methods in Health Informatics

Online Master's Degrees (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $7,950
  • Academic Strength: 64%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    American Healthcare Systems & Issues; Community Health; Healthcare Operations; Management Information Systems; Medical Ethics; Principles of Microeconomics
  • Annual Tuition: $9,480
  • Academic Strength: 65%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Example Classes:
    Culture and Ethics of Health Care; Health Regulations and Policy; Installation and Maintenance of Health IT Systems; Networking, Security, and Health Information Exchange
  • Annual Tuition: $12,000
  • Academic Strength: 73%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Example Classes:
    Information Security; Networks and Data Communication; Programming for Information Systems; Regulation and Accountability in Health Care
  • Annual Tuition: $11,070
  • Academic Strength: 68%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Data Assurance and Security in Healthcare; Health in the Community; Information Management in Health Care; Managing People and Human Resources
  • Annual Tuition: $10,000
  • Academic Strength: 63%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and CAHIIM
  • Example Classes:
    Adv. Computer Applications: Database; Fundamentals of Disease Coding I; Healthcare Procedure Coding Systems; HIM Quality Management; Legal Aspects of Health Information Mgmt; Management of HIM Centers
  • Annual Tuition: $11,355
  • Academic Strength: 69%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Data and Information Management; IS Project Management; Principles of Management Information Systems; Systems Analysis and Design
  • Annual Tuition: $12,375
  • Academic Strength: 73%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Design of Health and Human Services Systems; Health Ethics Theory; HIPAA, Social Media, and the Ethics of Health Information; Introduction to Accountancy and Finance

Online Master's Degrees (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $9,600
  • Academic Strength: 60%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Example Classes:
    Communication and Technologies; Computer Platform Technologies; Ethical and Legal Considerations in Health Information Management; Healthcare Delivery Systems; Healthcare Reimbursement; Pathophysiology and Pharmacology Concepts
  • Annual Tuition: $10,620
  • Academic Strength: 64%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Human Resource Management; Information Systems; Integrated Quality Management; Management of Clinical Classification & Reimbursement Systems; Management of Health Information Administration; Principles of Healthcare Finance
  • Annual Tuition: $10,827
  • Academic Strength: 64%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Example Classes:
    Cloud Computing; Current Topics in Health Informatics; Foundations of Information Technology; Informatics for Healthcare Leaders and Decision Makers; Management of Quality Improvement and Outcomes; Networking and Health Information Exchange

Online Bachelor's Degrees (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $13,293
  • Academic Strength: 75%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Example Classes:
    Health IT and Clinical Transformation; Large Scale Health Information Systems; Management of Health Information Systems; Telecommunications for Health Information Systems

Online Master's Degrees (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $11,700
  • Academic Strength: 67%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Data Communications and Networks in Healthcare; Data Warehousing and Mining; Database Structures and Management Systems; Healthcare Economics
  • Annual Tuition: $11,115
  • Academic Strength: 62%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Database Application Programming; Business Intelligence; Health Care Systems and Policy; Health Informatics Concepts and Practices; Introduction to Relational Databases; Principles of Health Care Marketing

Online Bachelor's Degrees (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $12,060
  • Academic Strength: 66%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Example Classes:
    Consumer Informatics; Database Design, Standards, Access, Modeling; Healthcare Quality; Information Analysis and Visualization: Turning Data into Insight
  • Annual Tuition: $11,520
  • Academic Strength: 63%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Coding and Classification; Advanced Cyber Security; Advanced Health Informatics I; Advanced Systems Analysis
  • Annual Tuition: $11,700
  • Academic Strength: 64%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and TRACS
  • Example Classes:
    Applied Human Anatomy & Physiology I; Database Management Systems; Financial Accounting; Informatics Information Systems

Online Bachelor's Degrees (1)

Online Master's Degrees (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $10,044
  • Academic Strength: 55%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Emerging Trends in Health Information Technology; Leadership in Health Informatics; Research in HIM; Security and Privacy in Health Informatics

Online Master's Degrees (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $16,624
  • Academic Strength: 84%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Example Classes:
    Clinical Business Issues in Health Informatics; Healthcare Delivery in the U.S.; Perspectives on Health/Medical Information Systems; R for Biomedical Informatics
  • Annual Tuition: $12,942
  • Academic Strength: 67%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Clinical Information Systems for Clinical Practice/Clinical Information Systems Management Practicum; Consumer Healthcare Informatics; Critical Appraisal of Knowledge for Practice; Regulator, Legal, and Ethical Issues in Healthcare Informatics
  • Annual Tuition: $12,767
  • Academic Strength: 65%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Database Systems for Health Care; Health Care Networking and Security; Introduction to Clinical Information Systems; Politics & Policies in Health Informatics

Online Master's Degrees (1)

Online Certificate Programs (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $12,960
  • Academic Strength: 66%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Example Classes:
    Enterprise Information Governance; Health Care Systems Analysis and Design; Legal, Ethical, and Public Policy Issues in Health Care Informatics; Modeling Health Information

Online Master's Degrees (1)

Online Certificate Programs (1)

  • Annual Tuition: $15,072
  • Academic Strength: 74%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Example Classes:
    Electronic Health Records Systems; Healthcare Systems and Regulatory Environments; Healthcare: Innovative Strategies and Change Management; Telehealth
  • Annual Tuition: $11,840
  • Academic Strength: 60%
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Example Classes:
    American Healthcare Systems; CPT Coding; Health Care Statistics and Research; Reimbursement Methodologies

Online Bachelor's Degrees (1)

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