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Health Information Technology

Associate of Applied Science (Online/Hybrid)

Except where noted with an (*), all of the courses in this degree are fully online. When selecting an elective, make sure you select one that is taught online.

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
Prerequisites
Introduction to Computing COSC 1301 3
Medical Terminology I
HITT 1305
3
Medical Terminology II HITT 1303
3

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
First Year - Semester 1
Composition I ENGL 1301 3
Anatomy and Physiology I*
BIOL 2401
4
Health Data Content and Structure
HITT 1401
4
Medical Insurance**
POFM 1327
3
Online Social/Behavioral Science Elective

3

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
First Year - Semester 2
Anatomy and Physiology II* BIOL 2402
4
Health Care Delivery Systems
HITT 1345
3
Medical Coding Basics**
POFM 1300
3
Business and Professional Communication
SPCH 1321
3

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
Second Year - Semester 3
Clinical-Health Information Technology
HITT 2160
1
Pathophysiology
HPRS 2301
3
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information
HITT 1353
3
Coding and Classification Systems
HITT 1341
3
Health Information Systems
HITT 1311
3
Online Humanities/Fine Arts Elective

3

Major Courses Course ID Semester Credit Hours
Second Year - Semester 4
Clincial-Health Information Technology (Capstone)
HITT 2261
2
Health Information Organization and Supervision
HITT 2339
3
Coding and Reimbursement Methodologies
HITT 2335
3
Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement
HITT 2343
3
Advanced Medical Coding
HITT 2346
3




Total Semester Hours 69

* BIOL 2401 and 2402 require a face-to-face lab that is enrolled in separately from the lecture class. You cannot take the lecture portion of the class without taking the face-to-face lab portion.

** This course can be taken prior to admission to the program