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2014-2015
Health Information Technology
Associate in Applied Science
Degree
Curriculum code 1244


Special Admission Requirements
The health information technology program has special admission requirements and limited enrollment. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that all admission requirements are met and all documents and scores are submitted on time. Only complete application files will be reviewed for admission. Please carefully review the admission requirements.

Required Courses
(72 credit hours)
The following suggested schedule is based on full-time enrollment. BIO-115, MRT-110, MTH-109 must be completed no longer than five years prior to the program admission deadline. Students must earn a "C" or better in all required MRT courses.

For information about prerequisites and corequisites, please refer to the catalog.

Suggested Full-Time Schedule

Program Pre-requisite
6 credit hours
 

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
IMS-115 3 Microsoft Office I  
MRT-110

3

Medical Terminology  
Total: 6


Second Semester

17 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
BIO-115

5

Anatomy and Physiology  
COM-101 3 Composition I   
MRT-111

3

Health Information Management  
MRT-131

4

CPT/HCPCS Level II  
MTH-109

2

Math for Allied Health  
Total: 17

Third Semester
16 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
MRT-114

3

Health Care Computer Applications  
MRT-119

2

Insurance Reimbursement Procedures  
MRT-125

3

Pathophysiology and Pharmacology  
MRT-132

4

ICD-10-CM  
MRT-133

4

ICD-10-PCS  
Total: 16

Fourth Semester (Summer)
4 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes

MRT-115

4

HIT Professional Practice I  
Total: 4

Fifth Semester
16 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
COM-103 3 Speech Fundamentals   
MRT-140

2

Cancer Registry  
MRT-141

2

Coding Computer Applications  
MRT-211

4

Health Statistics and Data Analysis  
MRT-212

3

Medical Reimbursement Systems  
MRT-215

2

Clinical Practicum III  
Total: 16

Sixth Semester
13 Credit Hours

Course

Credit Hours

Title

Notes
MRT-213

3

Supervisory Techniques  
MRT-216

5

Clinical Practicum IV  
MRT-218

2

Quality Management  
PSY-201

3

Industrial/Organizational Psychology   
Total: 13


Graduation Requirements
Minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0; successful completion of all course requirements and the minimum number of credit hours for the specific degree; minimum of 15 semester hours completed at Moraine Valley; constitution requirement; a "C" grade or better in COM-101 and a "C" grade or better in COM-102 if COM-102 is required for this program; successful completion of minimum level of competency in Mathematics; submission of graduation petition to the Records Office by published deadlines. (See college catalog for details.)

For More Information

Admissions Office
(708) 974-5355
admissions@morainevalley.edu
www.morainevalley.edu

Academic Advising Center
(708) 974-5721
advising@morainevalley.edu
www.morainevalley.edu/academicadvising
Program Coordinator
Donna Schnepp
Office: B125
(708) 974-5315
schnepp@morainevalley.edu

Department Chairperson
LoShay Willis

Office: B215
Telephone:(708) 608-4327
willisl26@morainevalley.edu

   
  

Information and requirements may change without notice.

 
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