Major Academic Plan for A.A.S. in Health Information Technology

2020-2021

A Major Academic Plan (MAP) illustrates one way to complete a degree in a recommended number of semesters. Below is an example of an efficient and recommended plan, but actual plans will vary by individual student needs.  Program requirements are based on Catalog Year.

MAP Grid
Course Subject and TitleCreditsMin Grade*Program Element**When OfferedPrerequisiteCo Requisite
First Semester
GE Objective 1: ENGL 1101 3 C-GE Appropriate placement 
GE Objective 5: BIOL 1101 4 C-GE MATH 1108 or equivalent scoreMATH 1108, BIOL 1101L
HIT 0202 Health Information I 4 C F, S  
HIT 0220 Informatics Technology I 3 C F, S  
HO 0106 Medical Terminology 2 C F, S  
Semester Total16
Second Semester
GE Objective 2: COMM 1101 3 C-GE   
GE Objective 3: MATH 1123 OR MATH 1153 3 C-GE   
HO 0107 Medical Law and Ethics 3 C F, S  
HO 0111 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology 4 C F, S  
HIT 0201 Supervised Professional Practice I 2 C F, S  
HIT 0215 Introduction to Reimbursement 2 C F, S HIT 0202. 
Semester Total17
Third Semester
GE Objective 6: PSYC 1101 3 C-GE   
HIT 0205 ICD 10 CM Coding 3 C F, SHO 0106, BIOL 1101, HO 0111
HIT 0206 ICD 10 PCS Coding 3 C F, SHO 0106, BIOL 1101, HO 0111
HIT 0209 CPT Coding 3 C F, SHO 0106, BIOL 1101, HO 0111
HO 0208 Introduction to Pathology 3 C F, SHO 0111
HO 0209 Principles of Drugs and Their Uses 3 C F, SHO 0111
Semester Total18
Fourth Semester
HIT 0203 Health Statistics and Quality Improvement 3 C F, SMATH 1123, HIT 0201, and HIT 0202. 
HIT 0204 Health Information II 4 C F, S  
HIT 0207 Supervised Professional Practice II 4 C F, SHIT 0201, HIT 0202, HIT 0205, HIT 0206 and HIT 0209.HIT 0203, HIT 0204, HIT 0213
HIT 0213 Advanced Coding and Reimbursement 4 C F, SHIT 0205, HIT 0206, and HIT 0209. 
HIT 0224 Informatics Technology II 3 C F, SHIT 0220. 
Semester Total18
Total69