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Medical Transcription/Scribe Certificate

Medical Information Technology

Required Courses

Courses Credit Notes
OST 110 Word Processing Applications 3 Prereq: RDG 20 and instructor consent (OST 101 equivalent skills)
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
OST 108 Editing Skills for Office Professionals OR
ENG 101 Writing I
MIT 217 Medical Office Procedures 3 Prereq/Coreq: OST 110
MIT 228 Electronic Medical Records 3 Prereq: MIT 217
MIT 106 Introduction to Medical Transcription 3 Prereq: Digital literacy; OST 110; ENG 101 or OST 108; and AHS 115/CLA 115/CLA 131/MIT 103
MIT 230 Medical Information Management 3 Prereq: Digital literacy
CIT 105 Introduction to Computers OR
OST 105 Introduction to Information Systems
3 Prereq: RDG 20 or instructor consent

*Students can fulfill the Biology requirement with both BIO 137 and BIO 139.

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 2020-2021 KCTCS Catalog