Degree Requirements - Department of Health Information Management

B.S. DEGREE

GENERAL EDUCATION 33-35
FOUNDATIONS REQUIREMENTS 13

GE 1000 Transition to Kean 1
ENG 1030 College Composition 3
COMM 1402 Speech Communication as Critical Citizenship 3
MATH 1000 Algebra for Coll. Students 3
GE 2024 Research & Technology 3

DISCIPLINARY/INTERDISCIPLINARY DISTRIBUTION REQUIREMENTS:
Humanities 6

*ENG 2403 World Literature 3
Select one course from below
Fine Arts or Art History 3
Philosophy or Religion 3
Foreign Languages 3
Music or Theatre 3
Interdisciplinary 3
Social Sciences 6
*HIST 1000 or HIST 1062 3
Select one course below
Psychology 3
Economics or Geography 3
Political Science 3
Sociology or Anthropology 3    
Interdisciplinary 3
Science & Mathematics 8-10
BIO 1000 Principles of Biology 4
CPS 1031, 1032
OR
CPS 1231 4-6   

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS 22

COURSES TAKEN AT KEAN
MATH 1016 Statistics 3
BIO 2402 Human Anatomy & Physiology 4
MGS 2030 Business Org & Management 3
ACCT 2200 Principles of Accounting I 3

COURSES TAKEN AT UMDNJ
IDST 3510 Principles of Scientific Inquiry 3
IDST 4300 Human Resources Mgmt 3
BINF 4311 Electronic Health Records 3

FREE ELECTIVES 15-17

COURSES BELOW ARE TAKEN AT UMDNJ

ACADEMIC MAJOR 52

FOUNDATION CORE 42

REQUIRED
BINF 3010 Medical Terminology 3
BINF 3110 Legal Aspects 3
BINF 3125 Development & Retention 4
BINF 3301 Classification and Reimbursement Systems 3
BINF 3411 Disease Pathology I 3
BINF 3412 Disease Pathology II 3
BINF 3619 Directed Practice 1
BINF 3629 HIM Junior Seminar I 1
IBINF 4210 Health Statistics 3
BINF 4220 Guided Research Project 3
BINF 4310 Performance Improvement 3
BINF 4525 HIM Seminar II 3
IDST 4116 HC Finance & Budgeting 3
IDST 4117 Health Services Mgmt. 3
BINF 5005 Healthcare Info. Systems 3

ELECTIVE COURSES 6
(Must select two courses from same track)
Medical Coding Track
BINF 3302 Intermediate Coding 3
BINF 3303 Advanced Coding 3
Health Informatics Track*
BINF 5000 Essentials of Health Comp.Sci. 3
BINF 5100 Intro to Biomed. Informatics 3
Clinical Trials Science Track*
BPHE 5310 Clinical Trials Overview 3
BPHE 5521 Regulatory Requirements In Clinical Investigations 3
*Courses in these tracks also count toward Master’s degree of same title.

MAJOR CAPSTONE 4
BINF 4619 Management Affiliation

TOTAL 124

CHAIRPERSON:
BARBARA MANGER

Department of Health Information Management
UMDNJ SSB 358
Department of Health Informatics:
973-972-6499
Health Information Management Program:
973-972-4356
Enrollment Services:
973-973-5454
mangerbj@umdnj.edu
Kean University Townsend Hall 206
Health Information Management Program:
908-737-3450
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