Online Associates Degree Programs in Health Informatics Ranked by Affordability

By Staff

The median tuition charged by colleges in the US with online associates degree in health informatics programs is $11,792 yearly. There has been a 31.5% increase in the median tuition over the past few years. In 2007, the median tuition was $8,964 per annum at these online colleges.

Online associates degree in health informatics schools are also known as medical informatics schools. The tuition range for colleges offering online health informatics programs at the associates level from most to least costly is displayed in the following graph:

Tuition Level Number of Schools
Cheapest 2
Low cost 0
Average cost 0
Most expensive 2

Tuition of more than $12,000 per annum is charged by the most expensive online associates degree in health informatics colleges. On the other end of the spectrum, per annum tuition at the cheapest colleges and universities is in the range of $2,160 to $11,583. The accredited online health informatics associates degree schools that are the most inexpensive are located in South Dakota and Texas.

  • Associate of Science in Health Informatics
  • Healthcare Reimbursement
  • Associate of Science in Medical Billing and Insurance Coding (ASMBIC)
  • Health Information Technician Associate’s Degree
  • Medical Billing and Coding Associates
  • Health Information Technology

In 2011, of all health informatics graduates with associates degrees from online colleges and universities in the nation, roughly 31% earned credentials from these reasonably priced programs. Therefore, of the 10,211 graduates from around the US, 3,203 are from the least costly schools. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of health informatics graduates with associates degrees from the most inexpensive online colleges has increased. Also, the number of graduates has increased by 1,707 graduates per annum.

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