Health Information Technology Programs in Alaska


There is only one Health information technology program that is accredited by the CAHIIM (Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education) in Alaska.

  • In 2009, tuition at University of Alaska Southeast, was approximately $4,888 per year.
  • Health information technicians in Alaska earn an average hourly wage of $19.59, and have an average annually salary of $40,740 according to the Bureau of labor statistics www.bls.gov.
  1. University of Alaska Southeast

1332 Seward Ave
UAS Sitka Campus
Sitka, AK 99835
Degree Awarded: Accredited Associate Applied Science HIM Program

Degree’s / Programs Offered

  • Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Management (HIM)
  • Health Information Technology Occupational Endorsement – 15 credit hour’s for entry-level health information technology specialist or related occupation.
  • Coding Specialist Certificate – 30 credit hours
  • Healthcare privacy and security certificate – 30 credit hours
Posted in Health information Technology Programs.