Health Information Technology Associate Degree Course Requirements

Associate in Applied Science
Credit Hours
Sandhills Community College Courses
ACA 115 College Student Success (Substitute for ACA-111) 1
BIO 165 Anatomy & Physiology I (Substitute for BIO-168) 4
BIO 166 Anatomy & Physiology II (Substitute for BIO-169) 4
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy 2
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry 3
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disc 3
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3
MAT-143 Quantitative Literacy 3
MED 121 Medical Term I 3
MED 122 Medical Term II 3
OST-248 Diagnostic Coding 2
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
Total Required Minimum Semester Hours Credit 35
Pitt Community College Courses

HIT 110 Fundamentals of HIM 3
HIT 112 Health Law & Ethics 3
HIT 114 Health Data Systems/Standards 3
HIT 124 Prof Practice Exp II 1
HIT 210 Healthcare Statistics 3
HIT 211 ICD Coding 4
HIT 214 CPT/Other Coding Systems 2
HIT 215 Reimbursement Methodologies 2
HIT 216 Quality Management 2
HIT 218 Management Principles in HIT 3
HIT-220 Health Informatics & EHRs 2
HIT-221 Lifecycle of EHR 3
HIT-224 Prof Practice Experience IV 3
HIT-225 Healthcare Informatics 4
HIT 226 Principles of Disease 3
HIT 280 Professional Issues 2