Information Technology – Healthcare Informatics Track

The Information Technology – Healthcare Informatics degree track at GTCC is designed to provide you information and skills to prepare you to support medical information systems. This degree provides you the knowledge in different operating systems, network devices and protocols, database management, and medical terminology. Students with a degree in Healthcare Informatics can start a career in jobs such as a Health Data Analyst or Health Informatics Specialist. 

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Information Technology - Healthcare Informatics

Frequently Asked Questions

You will need to follow the general enrollment process for GTCC, found here.  During the advising process you will have the opportunity to indicate your desire to study within this curriculum. Your advisor will help you sign up for the specific courses you need.

Kory Knowles, Instructor
Contact Number: (336) 334-4822
Extension: 50022
Email: kknowles@gtcc.edu

Yes, Financial aid is available if you qualify. Please visit the Financial Aid web page or contact the Financial Aid office at 336-334-4822. Select option 3.

No. All software needed to complete this degree are free to students. You will learn to use professional network operating systems and database applications during the completion of this degree. These are standards used in the industry.

You will need a PC running the Windows operating system. An Apple brand computer running the MacOS operating system may not support some the software you are required to use.  If using a Mac, please ensure you can dual boot to Windows or use a virtualization application (such as Virtual Box, VMware, Parallels, etc.) for Windows applications.

Yes, this program is offered entirely online as part of our eDegree program. It is also available at our Jamestown Campus.

Maybe. We will evaluate each course you obtained from other academic institutions to ensure the currency and relevance of the credit applied.   We will also assess any of your current certifications to determine how and if they can be applied to your degree plan. 

Several courses include industry skills and standards in the delivery. Concepts from the Microsoft Server; CompTIA A+, Network+, and Server+ certifications are included in the courses. While this does not guarantee your success in passing the certification exams, practice tests and study plans are provided to measure your readiness.