Healthcare Technology & Systems Training Online
You have a knack for computers and technology, and you’re passionate about applying your talent to the healthcare industry. No wonder you’re looking to plug into this career field.
Our Healthcare Technology & Systems program builds on the technology skills you already possess. As a student in this program, you will learn how to configure and troubleshoot healthcare software, help keep health records secure, operate a help desk and more. If the thought of working with computers in a professional healthcare environment sounds like it fits your talents and skills, then we’d like to talk to you about it.
Why should I earn my associate degree from UMA?
Earning an associate degree from UMA may impact your future by making you stand out to employers and providing you with a strong educational platform to pursue a new career. Let us help you gain the job skills needed to work in healthcare so you are prepared to seek some of the 2.3 million new jobs that are projected through 2026.1
Our programs include 24/7 tech support that helps you become comfortable with computers and in the online classroom. Receive guidance from your instructors and learn what it takes to pursue a career in the fast growing healthcare industry.1 Outside the classroom, our career services team gets you interview ready so you can pursue your new career.
According to independent research published by Georgetown University, associate degree holders on average earn $400,000 more over their lifetimes compared to the earnings for someone with just a high school diploma.2 An associate degree can open doors to lifelong learning and set the groundwork for future promotions. Let UMA help you change your future.
Job outlook for healthcare technology & systems.
People who earn a degree in health technology & systems can pursue entry-level positions such as electronic health records (EHR) specialist, help desk analyst, medical software technician, application support specialist, medical records clerk, medical office associate and more. Working environments include healthcare software companies, hospitals, medical hardware companies, doctor’s offices and more. Employment in this field is projected to grow 10 percent from 2016 to 2026.3
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