Health Information Technology - Associate of Applied Science

All courses must be completed with a C or higher.

Common Core & Related Requirements13
Rhetoric and Composition4
Business and Professional Communication3
Principles of Human Communication3
Intermediate Algebra3
Related Requirements15
Computer Literacy3
Introduction to Medical Terminology
Advanced Medical Terminology3
Introduction to Management3
Statistics for Business and the Behavioral Sciences3
Technical Requirements34
Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology4
Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care3
Medical Office Procedures
Medical Insurance Billing
Health Information Introduction to Pharmacology3
Health Information Introduction to Pathophysiology3
Internship I3
Health Information Quality Management3
Medical Coding I3
Medical Coding II3
Health 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
ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition 4
HIT 150
Introduction to Medical Terminology
or Medical Terminology
or Medical Terminology
3
BOT 208 Medical Office Procedures 3
AHS 140 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology 4
 Credits14
Spring
MGT 201 Introduction to Management 3
HIT 158 Advanced Medical Terminology 3
AHS 202 Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care 3
C S 110 Computer Literacy 3
HIT 228 Medical Insurance Billing 3
 Credits15
Summer
STAT 251G Statistics for Business and the Behavioral Sciences 3
 Credits3
Second Year
Fall
HIT 140 Health Information Introduction to Pathophysiology 3
HIT 248 Medical Coding I 3
HIT 268 Health Information Systems 3
HIT 120 Health Information Introduction to Pharmacology 3
ENGL 203G Business and Professional Communication 3
 Credits15
Spring
HIT 240 Health Information Quality Management 3
HIT 258 Medical Coding II 3
MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra 3
COMM 265G Principles of Human Communication 3
HIT 221 Internship I 3
 Credits15
 Total Credits62