Health Informatics Micro-credential

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This micro-credential provides a foundational level of knowledge and skills in the broad arena of health informatics, enabling entry-level opportunities in health information and health informatics.

This micro-credential is part of the personalization series. For more information about personalization series micro-credentials, see the Micro-credential Series section of the Additional Offerings page and the Micro-credential Bulletin.


The ๐ŸŒ icon appears in the title of traditional courses that are also available as a set of module courses. Module course availability may be limited to certain academic calendars. See Course Types for information about module courses.

Code Title Credits
HI135๐ŸŒ Legal Aspects of Health Information5
HI150๐ŸŒ Automation of Health Information5
HI230๐ŸŒ Quality Assurance and Statistics in Health Information5
HS111๐ŸŒ Medical Terminology5
HS165๐ŸŒ Cultural Competence and Communication for Health Professionals5

Certification, State Board, and National Board Exams

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You are responsible for understanding the requirements of optional certification exams. Such requirements may change during the course of your studies. You are not automatically certified in any way upon completion of an offering. Although certain offerings are designed to prepare you to take various optional certification exams, Purdue Global cannot guarantee you will be eligible to take these exams or become certified. Your eligibility may depend on your work experience, completion of education and/or degree requirements, not having a criminal record, and meeting other certification requirements.