Interested in becoming more involved?! MaHIMA has two opportunities for students enrolled in a HIM program.
MaHIMA Board of Director Student Ambassador: The student member of the MaHIMA Board of Directors will play a key role in the Board’s activities throughout the year. The student Board member will assist MaHIMA by serving as a Student Ambassador. The purpose of the Student Ambassador is to communicate MaHIMA’s mission and programs to RHIA, RHIT and other Health Information Management related program’s students. Application can be found here.
To find out about more student opportunities see our MaHIMA student brochure.
The following accredited programs of study for health information professionals are available in Massachusetts:
Bristol Community College
Fall River, MA and area campuses
The Associate degree program of Health Information Management at Bristol Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
CONTACT: Program Director: Kelly A. Doyle, RHIA
Boston, MA and area campuses
The Associate and Baccalaureate degree programs of Health Information Management at Fisher College are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management (HIM)
Accredited Associate Health Information Technology Program
School of Health Professions Information
Medical Coding Certificate Program
Onsite and Online classes available
CONTACT: Online Faculty Health Information Programs: Diana Skarbek, MHA, RHIA, CCS -Director – Health Information Programs
NEW!!! Labouré College’s online Clinical Documentation Improvement Certificate is a structured, academic program designed for credentialed healthcare workers identifed by ACDIS or AHIMA (RN, RHIA, RHIT, CCS, MD and DO) – For more information read here!
Program Director: Mary Jo Bowie, MS, RHIA
Phone: (978) 630-9833
Springfield Technical Community College
Associate Degree Programs and Options
The Associate degree program of Health Information Management at Springfield Tech is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
CONTACT: Lynn Ward
Associate Dean Faculty, Health Information Management
College of Online & Continuing Education
Southern New Hampshire University
33 South Commercial Street, Manchester, NH 03101
The Health Information Management Certificate is a 30-credit, coding program that may be completed by part-time students in three semesters. Graduates are eligible to sit for the AHIMA CCA, CCS, or CCS-P certification exams. The Middlesex Community College Health Information Management coding program is approved by the AHIMA Professional Certificate Approval Program January of 2018 – January of 2021 with annual interim approval during these years. Health Information Management Certificate
Charter Oak State College offers a CAHIIM accredited, online, Health Information Management Bachelor of Science.
Charter Oak’s online bachelor’s degree in Health Information Management has been developed by experts in this fast-growing field. The Bureau of Labor Statistics cites health information management as one of the 20 fastest growing occupations in the U.S. Graduates of the HIM program will have the skills and knowledge needed to manage patient data and work with electronic health records in today’s health care environments. Our program is guided by the principle of quality healthcare through quality information.
The bachelor’s degree program of Health Information Management at Charter Oak State College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).
Learn more about the Academic Requirements for our Health Information Management Bachelor’s degree.
Download our Health Information Management program brochure (PDF).
Contact our Admissions team by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, calling (860) 515-3701
Other HIM Related Programs
Anna Maria College
Online Masters of Business Administration Health Informatics Specialization
Please visit the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education to search for accredited Masters, Baccalaureate and Associate Degree programs nationwide.
Please visit the American Health Information Management Association’s Distance Learning for a list of programs available.