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 are subject to change.

Semester 1
ADM-105 Introduction to Keyboarding 1
BCA-134 Word Processing 3
BUS-108 Business College Experience 1
HIT-146 Beginning Medical Terminology 3
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
MAT-121 College Algebra -OR- 4
Math Elective 3
PSY-102 Human and Work Relations -OR- 3
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3
Total Credits 14

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

Semester 3
HIT-166 Advanced Medical Terminology 3
HIT-240 Advanced Coding and Classification 3
HIT-280 CPT-4 Coding 3
HIT-290 Reimbursement Methods 3
HIT-352 Health Information Systems 3
MAP-402 Medical Law and Ethics 2
Total Credits 17

Semester 4
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers -OR- Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
BCA-205 Database/Spreadsheets 3
ENG-105 Composition I Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
HIT-450 Health Statistics 2
HIT-510 Coding Certification Review 2
MAP-511 Pharmacology for the Medical Office 1
PEH-111 Personal Wellness Course offered 100% online 3 Gen Ed
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
Total Credits 17

Math Electives
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 Gen Ed
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 Gen Ed
MAT-156 Statistics Course offered 100% online Course offered in the evening after 5:00pm 3 Gen Ed
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 Gen Ed
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 Gen Ed
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 Gen Ed

Student Success Specialist

Jen Beck
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Program Advisor

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Black Hawk Hall 202
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Grundy Hall 135
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Interprofessional Health and Safety Services

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