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Medical Coding Certificate

Medical Information Technology

Required Courses

Courses Credit Notes
BIO 135 Basic Anatomy & Physiology with Laboratory* 4 Prereq: ACT Composite of 16
MIT 103 Medical Office Terminology OR
AHS 115 Medical Terminology OR
CLA 131 Medical Terminology from Greek and Latin
3 MIT 103 is preferred
MIT 104 Medical Insurance 3 Prereq/Coreq: AHS 115/CLA 131/MIT 103
MIT 204 Medical Coding 3 Prereq: MIT 104. Coreq: BIO 135 or equivalent
MIT 205 Advanced Medical Coding 3 Prereq: MIT 204
OST 110 Word Processing Applications OR
Course Approved by Program Coordinator**
3 OST 110 Prereq: instructor consent (OST 101 equivalent skills)
Course Approved by Program Coordinator** 3  
CERTIFICATE TOTAL 22  

*Students can fulfill the Biology requirement with both BIO 137 and BIO 139.
**Courses approved by the Program Coordinator suggestions: Any MIT course, BAS course, OST course, ACC course, CIT course, or AHS course.

Progression in the Medical Information Technology program contingent upon achievement of a grade of ā€œCā€ or better in all required general education and technical courses and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative grade point average or better on a 4.0 scale.

The program does not accept non-general education courses older than 5 years from returning or transfer students without consent from the program coordinator.

Requirements taken from the 2019-2020 KCTCS Catalog