Health Systems Administration
Following your acceptance into one of our programs, there is information that you will need to review and steps that you will need to complete prior to beginning coursework.
Our Health Systems Administration programs are offered via online learning (computer networking, videos, audios). Please review information regarding online learning from the Online Learning web site.
RIT Computer Account
RIT provides a single username and password for RIT computer services to all students, whether on or off campus. Students require a RIT account for email, web development, online learning and for the Student Information System (SIS). Recently accepted students will receive a RIT user name and temporary password in the mail. Once you receive this information, follow the directions for changing your password.
Learn more about your RIT account
Online Learning Courseware
The HSA program uses MyCourses software for the administration and conduct of our online courses. Online learning requires no special software as most classes are conducted through the web browsers. Some classes may require Adobe Flash or Java which are easily downloadable through the Internet. Run the system check to assure your computer requirements are met. Few classes may require special media, this would be communicated to you by your professor.
More about MyCourses,rit.edu
Online Learning has developed a list of minimum hardware requirements which enable you to take our classes online.
How to Register for Courses
All new students can register for courses once they receive an acceptance letter from HSA. New students register on-line. If you would like to register, you must have your RIT account user name and password.
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Textbooks & Course Materials
Students may purchase textbooks directly from the RIT Barnes and Noble bookstore.
RIT Bookstore - Barnes and Noble @ RIT
For all students within the HSA program, Dr. William Walence will serve as your academic advisor. Should you have any questions about your program of study, please contact him directly at 585-475-4761 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. In the event Dr. Walence is not available please contact Anne Zachmeyer at email@example.com for assistance.