A.A.S. in Health Information Technology at Ivy Tech to B.S. Health Information Management at IUPUI

Students who graduate from Ivy Tech with the Associate of Applied Science in Health Information Technology and earn the RHIT credential must complete these courses in order to earn the Bachelor of Science in Health Information Management from IUPUI and sit for the RHIA exam.

If general education requirements have not been completed, including college-level Math, additional courses may be required to complete the degree.

Students must earn a C or higher in all courses as well as a cumulative grade point average of a 2.0 or higher in order to graduate.

Curriculum details

Plan of Study

Fall Semester First Year (15 cr.)

Spring Semester First Year (15 cr.)

Fall Semester Second Year (15 cr.)

Spring Semester Second Year (15 cr.)

Transferable Courses from Ivy Tech to IUPUI

As of September 9, 2019 (subject to change).

Major Courses

CINS 101 Introduction to Microcomputers 3 HIM M110 Computer Concepts for Health Information 3
HLHS 101 Medical Terminology 3 HIM M330 Medical Terminology 3
HIMT 101 Health Information Systems 3 HIM M325 Health Information Requirements & Standards I 3
HIMT 102 Health Data Content & Structure 2 (HIMT 101, 102 & 105 = HIM M325)
HIMT 105 Healthcare Organizations & Delivery Systems 2 HIM M108 Introduction to Health Information Management 1
HIMT 201 Reimbursement Systems 3 HIM M470 Healthcare Reimbursement Systems 3
HIMT 202 Healthcare Data Literacy & Statistics 2 HIM M425 Quantitative Analysis of Health Information 3
HIMT 203 ICD Coding 3 HIM M355 ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding 3
HIMT 204 Quality Assessment & Improvement 2 HIM M462 Healthcare Quality Improvement 3
HIMT 205 Organization & Supervision 2 NEWM N299 Directed Study 2
HIMT 210 Pathophysiology/Pharmacology I 3 HIM M350 Pathophysiology & Pharmacology for HIM I 3
HIMT 213 CPT Coding 3 HIM M358 CPT Coding 3

Core Communication

6 credit hours fulfilled through Ivy Tech courses.

ENGL 111 English Composition 3 ENG W131 English Composition I 3
COMM 101 Public Speaking 3 COMM R110 Fundamentals of Speech Communication 3

Analytical Reasoning

6 credit hours fulfilled through Ivy Tech courses.

INFM 109 Informatics Fundamentals 3 INFO I101 Introduction to Informatics 3

And one of the following:

MATH 135 Finite Mathematics 3 MATH M118 Finite Mathematics 3
MATH 136 College Algebra 3 MATH 15300 Algebra and Trigonometry I 3

Life and Physical Sciences

Need 1 more credit hour. 5 credits fulfilled through Ivy Tech courses.

APHY 101 Anatomy & Physiology I 3 BIOL N211 Human Anatomy 0
APHY 102 Anatomy & Physiology II 3 BIOL N207 Human Anatomy 5

Arts and Humanities and Social Sciences

Need 6 more credit hours from Arts and Humanities or Social Sciences. 3 credit hours fulfilled through Ivy Tech courses.

Cultural Understanding

3 credit hours; take at IUPUI.

For additional details on the 2+2 Agreement, please visit the Center for Transfer and Adult Students.