Health Information Technology - Associate of Applied Science

All courses must be completed with a C or higher.

Common Core & Related Requirements
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition4
ENGL 203GBusiness and Professional Communication3
COMM 265GPrinciples of Human Communication3
MATH 120Intermediate Algebra3
Related Requirements
C S 110Computer Literacy3
HIT/NURS 150Introduction to Medical Terminology3
HIT 158Advanced Medical Terminology3
MGT 201Introduction to Management3
STAT 251GStatistics for Business and the Behavioral Sciences3
Technical Requirements
AHS 140Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology4
AHS 202Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care3
BOT 208/208Medical Office Procedures3
BOT/HIT 228Medical Insurance Billing3
HIT 120Health Information Introduction to Pharmacology3
HIT 140Health Information Introduction to Pathophysiology3
HIT 221Internship I3
HIT 240Health Information Quality Management3
HIT 248Medical Coding I3
HIT 258Medical Coding II3
HIT 268Health Information Systems3
Total Credits62

Additional classes may be needed based on placement test results and/or course prerequisites. Visit with an advisor for help with creating a customized plan.

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
HIT 120
Health Information Introduction to Pharmacology
or Introduction to Pharmacology
3
HIT 150
Introduction to Medical Terminology
or Medical Terminology
or Medical Terminology
3
BOT 208 Medical Office Procedures 3
C S 110 Computer Literacy 3
ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition 4
 Credits16
Spring
MGT 201 Introduction to Management 3
ENGL 203G Business and Professional Communication 3
HIT 158 Advanced Medical Terminology 3
MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra 3
HIT 228 Medical Insurance Billing 3
 Credits15
Second Year
Fall
AHS 140 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology 4
HIT 248 Medical Coding I 3
HIT 240 Health Information Quality Management 3
HIT 140 Health Information Introduction to Pathophysiology 3
STAT 251G Statistics for Business and the Behavioral Sciences 3
 Credits16
Spring
HIT 221 Internship I 3
HIT 258 Medical Coding II 3
HIT 268 Health Information Systems 3
AHS 202 Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care 3
COMM 265G Principles of Human Communication 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits62