ACCREDITATION

The Health Information Management accreditor of East Los Angeles College is the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management (CAHIIM). The College's accreditation for Associate of Science degree in Health Information Management has been reaffirmed through 2023.

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All inquires about the program's accreditation status should be directed by mail to CAHIIM, 233 N. Michigan Avenue, 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60601; by phone at 312.233.150; or by email at info@cahiim.org.

Program graduates are eligible to apply for the national qualifying examination for certification as a Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT).

GRADUATES RHIT PASS RATES

Academic Year Percentages
2018 – 2019 71%
2017 – 2018 67%
2016 – 2017 77%
2015 – 2016 78%

JOB PLACEMENT RATES

Academic Year Percentages
2018 – 2019 83%
2017 – 2018 75%
2016 – 2017 70%
2015 – 2016 55%

RENTENTION DATA

Academic Year Percentages
2018 – 2019 83.42%
2017 – 2018 95.81%
2016 – 2017 90%
2015 – 2016 90%