Health Information Technologies

What will I learn?

Employing the latest resources, the PCC HIT program helps you develop the knowledge, skills and practical experience that employers value. When pursuing degrees and certificates in Health Information Management (HIM) and Technology (HIT), you’ll complete guided studies from the disciplines of medicine, management, finance, information technology and law, opening new opportunities to choose from a variety of jobs across many different healthcare settings.


Are you are a former PCC student who didn’t finish your degree or certificate?

You could receive a scholarship award of up to $2,000 through our Return-to-Earn program. Return-to-Earn is dedicated to helping students through every step of the re-enrollment process. Call 719-549-3202 or email

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Student Achievement Outcomes

2021 – 2022 Academic Year:

Graduation Rate: 64%
Employment Rate: 64%
Satisfaction Rate: 100%




The Health Information Technology  accreditor of Pueblo 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 2028-2029. 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


Patty Almestica-Huelst
Health Information Technology Graduate
Patty Almestica-Huelst

Patty is a Health Information Technology graduate who was drawn to Pueblo Community College based on a referral from a friend who had a positive experience.

EO is the Law

Equal Opportunity Employment Pledge: Pueblo Community College will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, SEX (INCLUDING PREGNANCY AND GENDER IDENTITY), SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENETIC INFORMATION, OR BECAUSE THEY ARE AN INDIVIDUAL WITH A DISABILITY OR A PERSON 40 YEARS OLD OR OLDER. Pueblo Community College will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.

Degree & Certificate Offerings in Health Information Technology:

Health Info Technology (HIT)

Award/Program Credits

Health Information Management BAS

Award/Program Credits

Healthcare Information Systems AAS

Award/Program Credits

HIT Medical Coding AAS

Award/Program Credits

HIT: Medical Coding

Award/Program Credits

Program Information

Certificate, AAS
Course Availability
Program Start
Every Semester
Program Length
4 Semesters

PCC to offer bachelor’s degree in health information management

PUEBLO – Pueblo Community College this fall will become the only college in Colorado to offer a Bachelor of Applied Science degree in health information...
CAHIMM Accredited Program

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informations and Information Management Education.

HIMSS Approved Education Partner

As a HIMSS Approved Education Partner, Pueblo Community College has met HIMSS’ rigorous standards for delivering world-class, effective healthcare and health information and technology education.

AHIMA PCAP Approved - Professional Certificate Approval Program

The Pueblo Community College HIT Medical Coding Certificate is approved by the AHIMA Professional Certificate Approval Program. 


Program Coordinator
Marianne Horvath

Ronda Gasperetti