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Medical Coding

Curriculum

Semester I (Fall)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 105* Human Structure and Function 5
HIT 104 Introduction to Medical Coding Systems 1
HIT 105 Medical Terminology 3
HIT 114 Foundations in Health Information Technology 3
Total Credit Hours 12

Note: *Biology pre-requisite

Semester II (Spring)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
BIO 290 Pathophysiology 3
HIT 110 Pharmacology for Health Information Technology 2
HIT 126 Clinical Coding/Classification Systems I 3
Total Credit Hours 8
Semester III (Summer)
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HIT 150 Professional Practice Lab 1
HIT 234 Clinical Coding/Classification Systems II 3
HIT 235 Medical Reimbursement 2
Total Credit Hours 6