Medical Records Specialist Diploma | ECTC

Medical Records Specialist 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 & 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
OST 110 Document Formatting and Word Processing 3 Prereq: RDG 20 and instructor consent (OST 101 equivalent skills)
OST 235 Business Communication Technology 3 Prereq: ENG 101 or OST 108
MIT 227 Medical Office Software 3 Prereq: MIT 104 and MIT 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
3  
MIT 104 Medical Insurance 3 Prereq/Coreq: AHS 115/CLA 131/MIT 103
MIT 295 MIT Capstone (Internship) Course 3 Consent of Program Coordinator
MIT 230 Medical Information Management 3 Good first semester course
Prereq/Coreq: Digital literacy
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
Technical or Support Courses Subtotal 33  
DIPLOMA TOTAL 40  

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).

For a list of KCTCS general education classes in each category, go to https://kctcs.edu/education-training/course-catalog/2020-2021-KCTCS-Catalog.pdf, pp. 67-71. 
Or KCTCS homepage (kctcs.edu) > education & training > course catalog > 2020-21 catalog > pp. 67-71.

Updated October 2020