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:

Step #1 - Complete a Shasta College Application for Admission if you are not a current Shasta College student and have not previously taken courses at Shasta College.

Step #2 - Request your official transcripts for previous college work.
  • Official transcripts will NOT be accepted if the envelope has been opened (official seal is broken). 
  • You do not need to request official transcripts for Shasta College coursework.
  • Failure to provide official transcripts for coursework completed at other colleges will result in automatic disqualification of your HIM application. 
Mail transcripts to:
Shasta College Health Sciences
Attention: HIT/HIM Application             
1400 Market Street 
Redding, CA, 96001   

Submit electronic official transcripts to: HIMapplication@shastacollege.edu

Step #3 - Complete a Health Information Management Program Application form, including a one-page Statement of Interest.

Electronically submit your completed HIM Program Application and the accompanying required application materials to: HIMapplication@shastacollege.edu.

Step #4 - Apply for Financial Aid ​(optional). 
 

Maintaining Current Contact 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 also have the option of re-applying for a subsequent class. 

All application placements are based on space availability.

 
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