Health Information Management Programs in Colorado


There are two health information management programs accredited by the CAHIIM(Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education)  in Colorado.

Colorado is the 5th highest paying state for a trained medical records / health information technician with the top paying cities of Denver, Aurora, and Broomfield.

  • The average salary of a health information technician in Colorado is $42,110
  • The average hourly wage of a health information technician in Colorado is $20.25, according to the Bureau of labor statistics www.bls.gov

1. Arapahoe Community College

5900 S. Santa Fe Drive
Box 9002
Littleton, CO 80160
Degree Awarded: Accredited Associate HIM Program

6 month – 1 year Medical Technology certificate’s offered

2. Regis University

3333 Regis Blvd.
MC G-10
Denver, CO 80221
Degree Awarded: Accredited Baccalaureate HIM Program

Other HIM Programs in Colorado

1. University of Colorado

The Anschutz Medical Campus
13001 E 17th Place
Aurora, Colorado

Denver Campus
1250 14th Street
Denver, Colorado

Program is fully accreditation by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Council (NLNAC) and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

Degree’s and Certificate’s offered:

  • M.S. in Health Informatics
  • Executive Certificate Program ( chief medical information officer (CMIO), chief nursing informatics officer (CNIO)
  • Health information Management and Exchange specialists Certificate (Post Bachelor’s)
  • Health information technology subspecialist Certificate ( Post Master’s)
  • Health care informatics certificate program (16 Credits)
  • 6 Month certificate programs
  • Educator’s Certificate

2. Front Range Community College

Westminster Campus
3645 West 112th Avenue
Westminster, CO 80031

(Pending CAHIIM Accreditation)

3. Community College of Aurora

Community College of Aurora
16000 East CentreTech Parkway
Aurora, Colorado 80011-9036

Certificate Offered: HIT Implementation and technical support Certificate (21.5 credits)

4. Community College of Denver

1111 W Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80204-2026

6 month certificate programs offered

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