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Alliant International University Announces Education Partnership with Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)

Alliant International University
Published 09/07/2021
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SAN DIEGO (Sept 7, 2021) - Alliant International University has announced a new partnership with Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS), effectively strengthening the California School of Management & Leadership (CSML) Master’s in Healthcare Analytics (MSHA) degree program. Moreover, becoming an Alternative Education Program (AEP) further adds to the quality of the hands-on skills and competencies which students are getting throughout CSML’s MSHA program in order to succeed in real world healthcare analytics careers. 

A global advisor dedicated to transforming the healthcare space, HIMSS elevates Alliant’s degree program and overall positioning  with the advancement for health related information and knowledge. HIMSS offers a unique perspective and expertise in the area of health innovation and public policy and includes more than 100,000 individuals, 480 provider organizations, 470 non-profit partners and 650 health services organizations.

“An MS from an AEP of a recognized partner such as HIMSS allows our graduates to become more competitive in healthcare related fields,” said Dr. Rachna Kumar, dean of CSML at Alliant International University. “Partnering with HIMSS further reiterates the rigorous standards both parties represent with regard to healthcare education and technology.”

As well as illuminating the strength of Alliant’s MSHA degree program, this partnership also compliment’s Alliant’s mission to  promote the discovery and application of knowledge and improve the lives of people in diverse cultures and communities.

For more information on Alliant’s Healthcare Analytics program, visit

About Alliant International University

Alliant is a private university accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) which offers programs in psychology, education, business management, forensic studies, and law. Alliant's mission is to prepare students for professional careers of service and leadership, and to promote the discovery and application of knowledge to improve the lives of people in diverse cultures and communities around the world. More information is available at

About Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Inc. (HIMSS)

The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society, Inc. (HIMSS) is a global advisor, thought leader and member association committed to transforming the health ecosystem. As a mission-driven non-profit, HIMSS offers a unique depth and breadth of expertise in health innovation, public policy, workforce development, research and analytics to advise leaders, stakeholders and influencers from across the ecosystem on best practices. 

HIMSS has served the global health community for more than 60 years, with focused operations across North America, Europe, the United Kingdom, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific.

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