Health Information Technology

This is an advising track only and not an official program as recognized by the University of Montana (UM) or the Montana University System. This information will not appear on your UM transcript, diploma, university lists, student data system, or university publication. You do not fill out a major change for a track.

Professional Certificate - Health Information Technology

Missoula College

Degree Specific Credits: 13-18

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2017-2018


Summary

Select one of the following Tracks13-18
Computing Track13
Health Professional Track18
Total Hours13-18

Computing Track

Note: This certificate requires both the courses listed below and the successful completion of a degree in a computing-related field, i.e. Information Technology.

Health Information Courses

Rule: All courses are required

AHMS 144Medical Terminology3
AHMS 156Medical Billing Fundamentals3
HIT 101Intro to Healthcare Informatic3
HIT 265Electronic Health Records3
NRSG 100Introduction to Nursing1
Total Hours13

Minimum Required Grade: C-


Health Professions Track

Note: This certificate requires the courses below in addition to the successful completion of a degree in a clinical health profession-related field, i.e. nursing.

Computing courses

Rule: All courses are required

CSCI 172Intro to Computer Modeling3
CSCI 240Databases and SQL3
HIT 101Intro to Healthcare Informatic3
HIT 265Electronic Health Records3
ITS 150CCNA 1: Exploration3
ITS 210Network OS - Desktop3
Total Hours18

Minimum Required Grade: C-