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The Health Information Technology AAS program, accreditor of Southwestern Community College is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM). The college’s accreditation for Associate degree in Health Information Technology has been reaffirmed through 2027. All inquiries about the program's accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 200 East Randolph Street, Suite 5100 | Chicago, IL 60601; by phone at (312) 235-3255; or by email at info@cahiim.org.

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2020
100% of students in the class of 2020 successfully completed the program and graduated.
100% of the students in the class of 2020 sitting for the RHIT exam successfully earned their credential.
100% of students in the class of 2020 indicated satisfaction with the HIT program on the graduate survey.
100% of students from the 2020 class applying to HIM Bachelor degree programs had transfer credits accepted.
67% of graduates were employed within 6 months of graduation.

2019
Employers surveyed in 2019 reported 100% satisfaction with recent graduates.
100% of students in the class of 2019 successfully completed the program and graduated.
100% of students from the 2019 class applying to HIM Bachelor degree programs had transfer credits accepted.
80% of students sitting for the RHIT exam in 2019 passed.  
86% of graduates were employed within 6 months of graduation.

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