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Diploma
Entry time: Fall

Course
Number
Course
Title
Credit
Hours

First Semester
  BIO-173   Human Anatomy and Physiology II w/Lab*-4.0
  HIT-220   Intro to Medical Coding+2.5
  HIT-360   Intro to HIT+3.0
  HSC-107   Professionals in Health*+2.0
  MAT-731   Introduction to Math*x-2.0

13.5

Second Semester
  BCA-213   Intermediate Computer Business Applications*+3
  HIT-240   Advanced Coding/Classisfication+3.0
  HIT-495   Medical Office Management-2.5
  HIT-550   Professioinal Practice Experience I-2.5
  HSC-142   Elements of Pharmacology*+1.0

12

Third Semester
  HIT-280   CPT-4 Coding+3.0
  HIT-291   Reimbursement Methods+2.5
  HIT-551   HI Professional Practice Experience II-1
  HSC-217   Introduction to Pathology*+3.0

9.5


Total Program Hours     35


*Courses may be taken before beginning the program.

**Courses must be completed with a C- or better prior to admission into the program.

xor MAT-700 Basic Math, 3 credits, or any college-level math course.

+Courses are available online.

-Courses are not available online at this time.