Health Information Management
APPLICATION PROCESS
 



Application Filing Period   
Applications for the Health Information Management Program will be accepted for the Fall 2018 session from February 1, 2018 until July 13, 2018(Click here for an estimate for the Application Timeline for Fall 2018​)
 
Application Criteria
To be eligible to enroll in the baccalaureate degree program in Health Information Management, applicants must have graduated with an Associate of Science degree in Health Information Technology from a regionally accredited institution.
 
Application Process
Applicants must complete an Application Packet including the following components:
  • Request your official transcripts* for previous college work be sent to:
                            Shasta College Health Sciences
                            Attention: HIT/HIM Application             
                            1400 Market Street 
                             Redding, CA, 96001   
                             
             Electronic official transcripts should be sent to:   
HIMapplication@shastacollege.edu
    1. Health Information Management Program Application Form
    2. Unofficial copy of transcripts from all previous college work (With the exception of any courses taken at Shasta College
    3. One-page Statement of Interest including your background and the reasons you are applying to the program
You will attach a copy of your signed Application form, your unofficial transcripts and your Statement of interest to your email.
 
Current Information
All applicants are responsible for maintaining a current e-mail address on file with the college and the Health Sciences Division. Your information will initially be submitted on your Application form. However if any changes in your information occur after submitting your application packet, click here to make the necessary changes with the Health Sciences Division.
                      
 
Notification of Acceptance
As enrollment spaces are determined, applicants scheduled for enrollment will receive an Enrollment Invitation email. The email will provide instructions for providing a response to the invitation by an established deadline.
 
Those who have accepted the invitation to enroll will receive an email indicating acceptance into the program and further instructions for registration for classes. If the applicant, when offered enrollment, is not able 
to attend, they will be removed from the applicant pool and the applicant will need to re-apply to be considered for a subsequent class. Students who are not selected for the cohort have the option of re-applying during a subsequent semester.  

All application placements are based on space availability.

Additional Information related to the completion of the application packet:
 
  • Shasta College work will be obtained from the Admissions and Records office and made an official part of the application packet (Do not need to include transcripts). 
  • Failure to include ALL other college and/or high school records will result in the automatic disqualification of the application filing packet.
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 *Official transcripts are those that have been received from another educational institution in a sealed envelope and remain unopened.  Once an envelope containing a transcript has been opened (seal broken) it cannot be accepted by Shasta College for purposes of application filing to the program.