Part-Time Courses (Fall)

Students interested in beginning the part-time track of the Health Information Technology Associate's Degree (HIT) program in the fall are required to complete seventy-four credit hours in an eight semester (general education courses as well as 15 HIT program-specific courses) student program. Upon acceptance, students begin learning the knowledge and skills needed to become a Registered Health Information Technician.

First Semester (Fall) Sixth Semester (Summer)
HIT 110-Fundamentals of HIM HIT 226-Principles of Disease
ENG 111-Expository Writing HUM xxx-Humanities Elective
CIS 110-Intro to Computers PSY 150-General Psychology
Second Semester (Spring)
Seventh Semester (Fall)
HIT 112-Health Law and Ethics HIT 211-ICD Coding
HIT 114-Health Data Sys/Standards HIT 216-Quality Management

MAT 115-Mathematical Models or

MAT 143-Quantitative Literacy or

MAT 110-Mathematical Measurement

and Literacy

ENG 112-Argument-Based Research or

ENG 113-Literature-Based Research or

ENG 114-Prof Research & Reporting

COM 110-Intro to Communication or
Third Semester (Summer)
COM 231-Public Speaking
MED 121-Med Term I HIT 222-Prof Practice Exp III
BIO 168-Anatomy & Physiology I
Fourth Semester (Fall)
MED 122-Medical Terminology II Eighth Semester (Spring)
BIO 169-Anatomy & Physiology II HIT 124-Prof Practice Exp II
HIT 220-Health Informatics & EHRs HIT 214-CPT/Other Coding Systems
HIT 215-Reimbursement Methodology
Fifth Semester (Spring) HIT 280-Professional Issues
HIT 122-Prof Practice Exp I
HIT 210-Healthcare Statistics
HIT 218-Mgmt Principles in HIT
DBA 112-Database Utilization


*Course sequence may vary depending on the semester admitted into the program.


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Core Competencies

Curriculum Competencies