Health Information Technology - Certificate of Completion

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attend this program can be found on the following https://dacc.nmsu.edu/gainfulemployment/.

(31–32 credits)

NOTE: Students who lack prior health and/or general office experience may need to take course-related prerequisites.

Core Requirements (7 Credits)
ENGL 111GRhetoric and Composition 14
BOT 106Business Mathematics3
or MATH 120 Intermediate Algebra
Related Requirements (9 credits)
HIT 110Electronic Health Records3
or BOT 110 Records Management
BOT 239Personal Development3
or BMGT 201 Work Readiness and Preparation
AHS 202Legal and Ethical Issues in Health Care3
Technical Requirements (15-16 credits)
BOT 208Medical Office Procedures3
BOT 228Medical Insurance Billing3
HIT 130Health Information Technology Anatomy & Physiology3-4
or BIOL 154 Introductory Anatomy and Physiology
HIT 150Introduction to Medical Terminology3
or AHS 120 Medical Terminology
HIT 158Advanced Medical Terminology3
Total Credits31-32
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Courses are identical to those offered at New Mexico State University Las Cruces (main) Campus.