Medical Administrative Assistant Diploma | ECTC

Medical Administrative Assistant Diploma

Medical Information Technology

Developmental Courses as Needed

Course Credit Notes
RDG 20/100 3-6  
ENC 90/100 2-5  
MAT 55/61 3-4  

General Education/Applied Academics Courses

Course Credit Notes
BIO 135 Basic Anatomy and Physiology with Laboratory OR
(BIO 137 Human Anatomy and Physiology I with Laboratory AND
BIO 139 Human Anatomy and Physiology II with Laboratory)
4 Prereq: College level placement in English and Reading; placement above or completion of MAT 55 or MAT 61
ENG 101 Writing I 3  
General Education Subtotal 7  

Technical or Support Courses

Course Credit Notes
CIT 105 Introduction to Computers (preferred) OR
OST 105 Introduction to Information Systems
3 Prereq: RDG 20 or instructor consent
ACT 101 Fundamentals of Accounting I OR
ACC 201 Financial Accounting
3 ACC 201 Prereq: QR College Readiness or instructor consent
OST 110 Document Formatting and Word Processing 3 Prereq: RDG 20 and instructor consent (OST 101 equivalent skills)
Quantitative Reasoning (MAT 105 Business Mathematics or higher) 3  
OST 235 Business Communications Technology 3 Prereq: ENG 101 or OST 108
MIT 230 Medical Information Management 3 Good first semester course
Prereq/Coreq: Digital literacy
MIT 227 Medical Office Software 3 Prereq: MIT 104 and 217
CIT 130 Productivity Software (preferred) OR
OST 240 Advanced Microsoft Applications
3 Prereq: CIT 105 or OST 105 or instructor consent
MIT 103 Medical Office Terminology (preferred) OR
AHS 115 Medical Terminology OR
CLA 131 Medical Terminology from Greek or Latin
MIT 295 MIT Capstone (Internship) Course 3 Consent of Program Coordinator
MIT 104 Introduction to Medical Insurance 3 Prereq/Coreq: AHS 115/CLA 131/MIT 103
MIT 217 Medical Office Procedures 3 Prereq/Coreq: OST 110 or CIT 105 or instructor consent
MIT 228 Electronic Medical Records 3 Prereq: MIT 217
Course Approved by Program Coordinator (MIT 250 preferred) 3  
Technical or Support Courses Subtotal 42  

Progression in the Medical Information Technology program is contingent upon achievement of a grade of "C" or better in each technical and general education course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative grade point average or better (on a 4.0 scale).

The Medical Information Technology program does not accept non-general education course older than five years from returning or transfer students without the consent of the program coordinator.

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to, pp. 67-71.
Or KCTCS homepage ( > education & training > course catalog > 2020-21 catalog > pp. 67-71.

Updated October 2020