To apply to the Bachelor of Science in Health Informatics & Health Information Management program as a postbaccalaureate student, you must already have a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.
Postbaccalaureate status is reserved for students who are working toward a second bachelor's degree or preparing to apply to graduate or professional school.
Note: For students who already have a bachelorís degree, we also offer the Certificate in Health Infomatics & Health Information Management, which offers a similar curriculum.
Applicants to the HIHIM program must complete prerequisite courses in three subjects:
Applicants who have completed all prerequisites by the time they apply will have priority in the admissions process. Find out which classes qualify as prerequisites for statistics, human anatomy and physiology and medical terminology.
Postbaccalaureate students must submit both a postbaccalaureate application and apply to the HIHIM program. We recommend that you begin your applications early. All materials must be submitted by the application deadlines.
To apply to the UW, submit the following:
Send your completed UW application (including personal statement and fee) and transcripts to the following address:
University of Washington
Office of Admissions
1410 NE Campus Parkway
Seattle, WA 98195-5852
To apply to the HIHIM program, submit the following:
Send the HIHIM application form, transcripts, statement of purpose and resume by priority mail to:
Health Informatics & Health Information Management
4333 Brooklyn Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98195-9455