Health Information Technology - Associate of Applied Science

(67-68 credits)

Students must complete all University degree requirements, which include: General Education requirements and elective credits to total at least 67-68 credits. Developmental coursework will not count towards the degree requirements and/or elective credits, but may be needed in order to take the necessary English and Mathematics coursework.

Prefix Title Credits
General Education
Select one course from four of the following six content areas for a total of 12-14 credits 1, 212-14
This degree requires courses from Areas I, II, IV, and V; students do not need to take additional courses to complete the General Education requirements.
Area I: Communications
Rhetoric and Composition 34
Area II: Mathematics
Mathematics Appreciation 3, 43
Area III: Laboratory Sciences
Area IV: Social/Behavioral Sciences
Introduction to Economics 33
Area V: Humanities
The Art of Wondering 33
Area VI: Creative and Fine Arts
General Education Elective 23-4
Core Requirements
BMGT 240Human Relations3
Related/Professional Requirements (21 credits)
BOT 106Business Mathematics3
HIT 110Electronic Health Records3
or BOT 110 Records Management
BOT 209Business and Technical Communications3
BOT 239Personal Development3
HIT 221Internship I 53
or BOT 221 Internship I
HIT 240Health Information Quality Management3
HIT 268Health Information Systems3
Major Requirements (27 credits)
Technical Requirements
BOT 208Medical Office Procedures3
BOT 228Medical Insurance Billing3
HIT 120Health Information Introduction to Pharmacology3
HIT 130Health Information Technology Anatomy & Physiology3
HIT 140Health Information Introduction to Pathophysiology3
HIT 150Introduction to Medical Terminology3
HIT 158Advanced Medical Terminology3
HIT 248Medical Coding I3
HIT 258Medical Coding II3
Total Credits67-68