Health Information Technology

Associates of Applied Science

(60 Semester Credit Hours)

  •  1st Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    BST 1303
    or
    CIS 1113
    Introduction to Computers
    or
    Fundamental Computer Operation 
    ENGL 1013 Composition I
    Must pass with a "C" or better 
    HIT 1103  Health Data Content and Structure
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    HSCI 1113  Medical Terminology
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    3
    HSCI 1123  Human Anatomical Structure I
    Must pass with a "C" or better 
    Total Hours   15 
  •  2nd Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    HIT 1203  Information Systems in Healthcare
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    3
    HIT 1213  Legal Aspects of Health Information
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    HIT 1233  Pharmacology
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    HSCI 1243  Human Anatomical Structure II
    (prerequisite: HSCI 1123)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    TMAT 1203 Technical Mathematics
    (or higher math)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    Total Hours   15 
  •  1st Summer Session (five-week courses)
    Course # Course Name Hours
    HIT 2103  Disease Processes
    (prerequisites: HSCI 1113)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    HIT 2333 Healthcare Management
    (prerequisites: HIT 1103)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    3
    Total Hours   6
  •  4th Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    3 Hours  Any Approved Social Science 
    HIT 2233  Health Care Analytics 
    (prerequisite: HIT 1103)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    HIT 2243  Diagnostic (ICD-10) Coding
    (prerequisite: HSCI 1123 and HSCI 1243)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
     
    HIT 2253 Healthcare Reimbursement Methodologies
    (prerequisite: HIT 1103)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    Total Hours    12
  •  5th Semester
    Course # Course Name Hours
    ENGL 1023 Composition II
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    HIT 2323  Procedural (CPT) Coding
    (prerequisite: HSCI 1123 and HSCI 1243)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
     
    HIT 2343 Advanced Diagnostic (ICD-10 CM) Coding
    (prerequisite: HIT 2243)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    3
    HIT 2903 Professional Practice Experience
    (prerequisite:  HIT 1203, HIT 2243, and HIT 2333)
    Must pass with a "C" or better
    3
    Total Hours   12