Medical Billing and Coding Associate AAS Degree Courses

Award: Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Required number of credits: 63
Program Start: Fall, Spring, Summer

2019–2020 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

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Semester 1
ADM-105 Introduction to Keyboarding 1 $195.50
BCA-134 Word Processing Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $586.50
BUS-108 Business College Experience 1 $195.50
HIT-146 Beginning Medical Terminology 3 $586.50
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $586.50
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $586.50
MAT-121 College Algebra Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- 4 General education course $782.00
Math Elective 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3 Non-transfer general education course $586.50
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $586.50
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $586.50
Total Credits 14

Semester 2
BUS-295 Workplace Professionalism 2 $391.00
HIT-125 Essentials of Health Records 2 $391.00
HIT-156 Intermediate Medical Terminology 3 $586.50
HIT-215 Introduction to CPT 2 $391.00
HIT-250 Coding I 3 $586.50
HSC-217 Introduction to Pathology 3 $586.50
Total Credits 15

Semester 3
HIT-166 Advanced Medical Terminology 3 $586.50
HIT-240 Advanced Coding and Classification Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $586.50
HIT-280 CPT-4 Coding Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $586.50
HIT-290 Reimbursement Methods 3 $586.50
HIT-352 Health Information Systems 3 $586.50
MAP-402 Medical Law and Ethics 2 $391.00
Total Credits 17

Semester 4
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. -OR- Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $586.50
BCA-205 Database/Spreadsheets Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 $586.50
ENG-105 Composition I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $586.50
HIT-450 Health Statistics 2 $391.00
HIT-510 Coding Certification Review 2 $391.00
MAP-511 Pharmacology for the Medical Office 1 $195.50
PEH-111 Personal Wellness Course offered online 3 General education course $586.50
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $586.50
Total Credits 17

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $782.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 3 General education course $586.50
MAT-156 Statistics Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. Course offered online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 General education course $586.50
MAT-210 Calculus I Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $782.00
MAT-216 Calculus II Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $782.00
MAT-219 Calculus III Prerequisite and/or corequisite required. See course description for more details. 4 General education course $782.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

The course cost calculation does not include:

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