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BSHIM Degree Application

Department of Health Informatics & Information Management

If not already a Bobcat, please first complete an application to Texas State University and be admitted to the university before applying to the HIM program. Your Texas State Student ID number is required for the HIM program application. 


ELIGIBILITY TO APPLY to Texas State University HIM Program. Please read and check each item below to indicate your understanding of eligibility requirements for the HIM Program. Please direct questions to the College of Health Professions Advising Center at *
Apply first to the university, then to the HIM program.
Contact the CHP Advising Center with any questions.

Application for the BSHIM Degree program

Please identify the degree track for which you are applying. *
The BSHIM would be your first bachelors degree
You have completed an associates degree in HIT and are progressing to the BSHIM degree
You have completed a non-HIM bachelor's degree or higher and are pursuing the RHIA credential
The BSHIM degree is offered in a traditional classroom setting, via online delivery, or hybrid delivery. The on-campus method is recommended for students new to healthcare and those within a reasonable commute to the Round Rock Campus. *
Also known as an A number (A0...)
Type the semester and year you would like to start (e.g. Fall 2023)
Summarize why you are interested in HIM at TXST and why you chose the indicated delivery method.
Include: street, city, state, zip

Include: name of college, city/state, major, and years attended (e.g. 2019-2021)


I hereby certify that I have made no willful misrepresentations nor have I withheld information pertinent to this application. I authorize the Texas State University Registrar's Office to release copies of my transcript to the Health Information Management Program Admissions Committee. I understand acceptance by Texas State University does not indicate acceptance into the professional phase of the Health Information Management Program.

Background Checks and Drug Screening

I understand that as a condition for placement in some professional practice experience sites, I may be required to have a background check and/or drug screening and/or meet other specific requirements as set by individual sites.

I agree with the release statements. *