Health Information Technology

Degree Plan | Associate of Applied Science

Institutional Requirements

DORI 0200 College Success Skills 2 : 2 : 0

Pre-Enrollment Courses

BIOL 2101 Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1 : 0 : 2
BIOL 2102 Anatomy & Physiology II (lab) 1 : 0 : 2
BIOL 2301 Anatomy and Physiology I 3 : 3 : 0
BIOL 2302 Anatomy and Physiology II 3 : 3 : 0

General Education Courses

BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications 3 : 3 : 0
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3 : 3 : 0
HUMA 1315 Fine Arts Appreciation 3 : 3 : 0
SOCI 1301 Introduction to Sociology 3 : 3 : 0

Fall 1

HITT 1301 Hlth Data Cont and Structure 3 : 2 : 4
HITT 1305 Medical Terminology I 3 : 2 : 2
HITT 1345 Health Care Delivery Systems 3 : 3 : 0

Spring 1

HITT 1211 Computers in Health Care 2 : 1 : 3
HITT 1213 Coding & Insurance 2 : 1 : 2
HITT 1253 Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information 2 : 2 : 0
HITT 2471 Pathophysiology and Pharmacology 4 : 3 : 3

Fall 2

HITT 1255 Health Care Statistics 2 : 1 : 3
HITT 1341 Coding and Classification Sys 3 : 2 : 4
HITT 2266 Practicum I 2 : 0 : 16
HITT 2343 Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement 3 : 3 : 0

Spring 2

HITT 2239 Health Information Organization and Supervision 2 : 2 : 1
HITT 2246 Advanced Medical Coding 2 : 1 : 2
HITT 2249 RHIT Competency Review 2 : 1 : 3
HITT 2267 * Practicum III - Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician 2 : 0 : 16
HITT 2335 Coding and Reimbursement Methodologies 3 : 2 : 4
Program Credits: 60 Lecture Hours: 44 Lab Hours: 67