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Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology


Mathematics - 3 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Mathematics 1123 College Algebra 3 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters

English - Section I - 6 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
English 1113 English Composition I 3 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters
English 1123 English Composition II 3 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters

Life Science - 8 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Biological Sciences 2224 Anatomy And Physiology I 4 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters
Biological Sciences 2234 Anatomy And Physiology II 4 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters

Computer information - 6 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Computer Information Systems 1013 Information Systems I 3 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters
Computer Information Systems 2013 Information Systems II 3 Fall & Spring Semesters

Social Sciences Elective - 3 Credit Hours Total

One of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Sociology 1103 Introduction To Sociology 3 Fall & Spring Semesters
Psychology 1103 General Psychology 3 Fall & Spring Semesters

Major Specific Courses - 40 Credit Hours Total

All of the following are required:

Subject Course Title Units Offered
Allied Health 1203 Medical Terminology 3 Fall, Spring, Summer Semesters
Health Information Technology 1113 Health Data Content 3 Fall & Spring Semesters
Health Information Technology 1223 Legal Aspects Of Health Information 3 Spring Semesters
Health Information Technology 2123 Basic Health Statistics 3 Fall Semesters
Health Information Technology 1014 Basic Diagnosis & Procedure Coding 4 Fall Semesters
Health Information Technology 2133 Health Care Quality Management 3
Health Information Technology 2004 Fundamentals Of Medical Science 4 Fall Semesters
Health Information Technology 2213 Computers In Healthcare 3 Fall Semesters
Health Information Technology 2222 Professional Practice Experience I 2 Fall Semesters
Health Information Technology 2203 Reimbursement Methods 3 Spring Semesters
Health Information Technology 2402 Professional Practice Experience II 2 Spring Semesters
Health Information Technology 2503 Supervision In Hit 3 Spring Semesters
Health Information Technology 2014 Intermediate D & P Coding 4

66 Credit Hours Total

The Associate of Applied Science Degree is designed for employment purposes, and it should not be assumed that the degree or the courses in the degree can be transferred to another institution. While some institutions do accept some courses in A.A.S. Programs, The general rule is that courses in A.A.S. Degrees are not accepted in transfer toward bachelor’s degrees. Students to whom transfer is important should get assurances in writing in advance from the institution to which they wish to transfer.