Health Information Technology

The Atlantic Cape Community College Health Information Technology (HIT) program is offered in collaboration with Camden County College. Students complete the general education and program courses (pre-professional phase) at Atlantic Cape. Upon acceptance, students will complete the professional phase of the program at Camden County College. 

The professional phase of the program, conducted by Camden County College, requires a separate application and an interview with the Health Information Technology Program Director at Camden. Each course required for the Atlantic Cape Community College Health Information Technology (HIT) program (pre-professional phase) must be completed with a grade of “C” or better. 

For additional information, please contact Myrna Morales Keklak at (609)-343-5033 or mkeklak@atlantic.edu. For questions about the Professional Phase of the program please contact Linda Mesko, Camden County College, at (856) 968-1331 or lmesko@camdencc.edu.

 

Upon completion of this program students will be able to:

  • Compute, interpret and analyze healthcare statistics.
  • Gather, interpret, analyze and monitor data used for quality management and performance improvement programs that relate to Health Information Technology and Health Information Management.
  • Analyze and validate coding and coding data for accuracy and compliance with federal and coding guidelines.

 (HITT  - Fall 2020)

 

Atlantic Cape Community College Courses

Pre-Professional Phase - 37 credits 

General Education Courses - Communication

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
6

Mathematics-Science-Technology

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
12

Diversity

Choose: ANTH103-Cultural Anthropology, ENGL201-World Literature, GEOG102-Cultural Geography, GEOG110-World Geography, or RELG110-World Religion

Course #
Title
Credits
Choice of Course (3 Credits)  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
3

Camden County College Courses

Professional Phase - 35 credits 

All professional phase coursework is completed online through Camden County College.

Total credits:
72

Recommended sequence of courses:

Pre-Professional Phase - First Year

Atlantic Cape Community College Courses 

Summer

Course #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
4

Second Semester - Spring

Choose ANTH103, ENGL201, GEOG102, GEOG110, or RELG110

Course #
Title
Credits
Choice of Course (3 Credits)  +
3
Sub-Total Credits
17

Professional Phase - Second Year

Camden County College Courses 

Overview

Program

Health Information Technology

Type

Associate in Applied Science