Health Information Technology Associate Degree Course Requirements, 2019

Associate in Applied Science
Credit Hours
Sandhills Community College Courses
ACA-115 Success & Study Skills (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-110 Introduction to Computers 3
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3
ENG-112 Writing/Research in the Disc 3
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3
MAT-143 Quantitative Literacy (or higher) 3-4
MED-121 Medical Term I 3
MED-122 Medical Term II 3
OST-248 Diagnostic Coding 3
PSY-150 General Psychology 3
Total Required Minimum Semester Hours Credit 36
Pitt Community College Courses
HSC-110 Orientation to Health Careers 1
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