Skip to main content MCC Crescent Shape Search RSS Facebook Twitter YouTube Instagram chevron pointing down
Metropolitan Community College Health Information Management and Coding Program

Health Information Management/Coding - Program Outcomes

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Penn Valley, Health Science Institute (HSI)

Program Coordinator:
Patricia Elliott, M.Ed, RHIT, 816.604.4245

Application deadline:Health Information Management - April 31st | Coding - November 1st

Health Information Management Program Three Years of Outcomes Report

Time Frame Number of Qualified Applicants Number of Students Admitted Goal Class Size=18 Number of Graduates/Completers Completers Benchmark=15 Retention Percentage Benchmark=100% Reasons for leaving the Program
Aug 2017-May2019  22 8FT 2PT  5FT 2PT 

*FT: 62.5%  PT: 100%

2 dropped due to FT job. 1 moved out of state. 3 needed prereq courses. 1 went into coding program. 1 no show. 1 personal reasons. 2 accepted into other programs. 1 dropped due to academics. 
Aug 2018-May2020 17 10FT 1PT  10FT 1PT  *FT: 90%  PT: 100% 1 went to different program. 1 went into coding program. 1 family illness. 1 chose different career. 1 academic reasons. 1 never met prereq requirements. 
Aug 2019-May 2021 25 18FT 4PT  Graduate in May 2021    3 never met prereq requirements. 
Aug 2020-May 2022 17 16FT Graduate in May 2022    1 never met prereq requirements

*Finished HIM Program requirements but not general education requirements


Time Frame Graduate Data *Job Placement Percentage
(to include related field or continuing education) Benchmark:80%
*TSA Pass Rate Results (Certification/Licensure) Number of Students Who Took the Exam/ Number of Students Who Passed the Benchmark:82% *Employer Survey Return Rate Benchmark=50% Satisfactory Responses Benchmark=85% *Graduate Survey Return Rate Benchmark=50% Satisfactory Responses Benchmark=80%
Aug 2016- May 2018 Class of: 2018 Employed Related 83% 3/12 sat for the exam = 25%
2/3 passed the exam = 66.6%
100% return rate
100% Satisfaction Rate
0% Return Rate
Aug 2017- May 2019 Class of: 2019 Employed Related 80% 2/19 sat for the exam = 10.5%
2/2 passed the exam = 100%
100% Return Rate
94.7% Satisfaction Rate
0% Return Rate
Aug 2018- May 2020 Class of: 2020 Employed Related 70%   100% Return Rate
100% Satisfaction Rate
 

Coding Specialist Certificate Program Two Years-Four Cohorts Outcome Report

Time Frame Number of Qualified Applicants Number of Students Admitted Goal Class Size=18 Number of Graduates/Completers Completers Benchmark=15 Retention Percentage Benchmark=100% Reasons for leaving the Program
Spring 2018 Cohort 5 5FT 5FT FT: 100%  
Fall 2018 Cohort 16 16FT 16FT FT: 100%  
Spring 2019 Cohort 8 8FT 8FT FT: 100%   
Fall 2019 Cohort 8 7FT 1PT 7FT FT: 100%  
Spring 2020 Cohort 6 5FT 1PT Graduate in December 2020    

Time Frame *job placement Percentage (to include related field or continuing education) Benchmark: 80% *TSA Pass Rate results (certification/licensure) Number of students who took the exam/ number of students who passed the benchmark: 82%

*Graduate Survey return rate benchmark: 50% Satisfactory Response Benchmark: 80%

Spring 2018 Cohort *Employed Related 2/5=40%
Started AAS HIM Degree 1/5=20%

*5/5 sat for the exam = 100%

0% Return Rate

Fall 2018 Cohort *Employed Related 3/16=18.75%
Started AAS HIM Degree 3/16=18.75%

*11/16 sat for the exam = 68.75%

0% Return Rate

Spring 2019 Cohort
*Employed Related ?/6
Started AAS HIM Degree 2/6=33.33%
*3/6 sat for the exam = 50% 0% Return Rate
Fall 2019 Cohort
*Employed Related ?/8
Started AAS HIM Degree 0/8=0%
*2/8 sat for the exam = 25% 0% Return Rate

 *NOTE: If the graduate does not follow up to inform the Program if they passed their exam and/or are employed in a health related field, it is unknown of the status of the graduate.