West Kentucky Community and Technical College school logohttps://huevos-uploads-production.s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/file-3c5ccd40-1f40-409e-989a-36952def327c-WestKentuckyCommunityandTechnicalCollege.jpg

Electronic Health Records Specialist

Certificate
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
100% FULLY ONLINE
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1.5 years
Annual In-State Tuition (KY)
$3,828
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$13,398
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1.5 years
Total Credits
28
Annual In-State Tuition (KY)
$3,828
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$13,398
Earn your Electronic Health Records Specialist degree online

As an online student you can expect the same level of instruction as campus learners. The coursework is equally challenging, and taught by the same college faculty who you can typically interact with by phone, text, email, or online chat.


The certificate or degree that you receive will be the exact same as those granted to campus learners and will not reflect that you obtained your education online.

Careers in Health Information Management
A degree in Health Information Management prepares students to be leaders in the business and administration of healthcare. You will learn the fundamentals of data management, health policy, issues of compliance, data security, and more. Maintaining the security and accuracy of patient, hospital, and pharmaceutical records is an integral part of the healthcare industry. In 2019, the healthcare industry added nearly 140,000 jobs to the job market making it one of the fastest growing fields, according to Indeed's Hiring Lab. Career opportunities include data quality specialist, information security manager, and compliance officer.
Annual Tuition Breakdown
For Kentucky Residents
In-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$174
Credits
22
Annual Tuition Total
$3,828
For Nonresidents
Out-of-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$609
Credits
22
Annual Tuition Total
$13,398
Frequently Asked Questions
What if I have additional questions?

Please direct additional questions to schools offering programs that interest you. We’ve included links to each school's website within the search results.

What is College Collective?

College Collective is a directory of low-cost, fully-online degrees offered by community colleges around the country. Created by a team of higher education experts and technologists, we are a free resource for learners seeking to further their education and advance their careers. Community colleges do not pay to be listed in College Collective.


Does the cost of tuition listed on College Collective include fees?

No. The tuition only reflects the cost per academic unit. Keep in mind colleges may also charge additional fees including enrollment fees, lab fees, health services fees and more. Please refer to the school’s website for the complete schedule of fees.

View All FAQS
About This College
School Logohttps://huevos-uploads-production.s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/file-3c5ccd40-1f40-409e-989a-36952def327c-WestKentuckyCommunityandTechnicalCollege.jpg
West Kentucky Community and Technical College
Established in 2003, West Kentucky Community and Technical College (WKCTC) is a public community college located in Paducah, Kentucky.
Visit Website (270) 554-9200
Accreditation
Accreditor Logohttps://huevos-uploads-production.s3-us-west-1.amazonaws.com/uploads/file-e9f6097d-03f6-4959-860b-eab31ddb2dae-SACSCOC.jpg
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges
Founded in 1895, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is the U.S. Department of Education’s regional accreditor for postsecondary education institutions in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and Virginia. Its headquarters are in Decatur, Georgia.