Health Information Technology

Technical Certificate

(36 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
    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  
    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 
  •  3rd Semester
    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