Curriculum Sequence

CURRICULUM IN HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

EFFECTIVE FALL 2019
FRESHMAN YEAR
Course
Hours
Credit
Course
Hours
Credit
JRDV 111 (College Survival Skills)
1
BIOL 273 & 273L (Human Anatomy & Phys I)
4
JRDV 111A (Freshman Assembly)
0
ENGL 112 (English)
3
ENGL 111 (English)
3
Fine Arts Elective
3
MATH 151 (College Algebra)
3
CISP 164 (Intro to Information Processing)
3
BIOL 125 (General Biology II)
3
HIMS 120 (Healthcare Delivery Systems)
3
HIMS 105 (Medical Terminology)
3
HIMS 110 (Intro to Health Inf Mgmt)
3
Total
16
Total
16
SOPHOMORE YEAR
Course
Hours
Credit
Course
Hours
Credit
BIOL 274 & 274L (Human Anatomy & Phys. II)
4
HIST 210 or HIST 220 (U.S. History)
3
Social Science Electives
3
MATH 250 (Elementary Statistics)
3
ENGL 260 (Professional and Technical Writing)
3
Physical Science Electives
3
COMM 210 (Fundamentals of Speech)
3
HIMS 200 (Pathophysiology & Pharmacology)
3
HIMS 228 (Legal Aspects of HC & Info. Mgmt.)
3
CISP 250 (Fundamentals of Information Management)
3
Total
16
Total
15
JUNIOR YEAR
Course
Hours
Credit
Course
Hours
Credit
PSYC 210
3
HIMS 206 (Class. Sys. In HC III)
3
HIMS 205 & 205L (Classification Systems in Healthcare I & Lab)
4
HIMS 210 (Reimbursement Methodologies)
3
HIMS 215 & 215L (Class. Sys. in HC II & Lab)
4
HIMS 320 & 320L (Quality Management & Lab)
4
HIMS 250 (Healthcare Statics and Research)
3
HIMS 350 (Data Analytics)
3
HIMS 360 (Mgmt. of Health Information Systems)
3
Total
17
Total
13
SENIOR YEAR
Course
Hours
Credit
Course
Hours
Credit
HIMS 300 (Leadership & Project Management)
3
HIMS 410 (Senior Project)
3
HIMS 310 & 310L (Electronic Health Records & Lab)
4
CISP 415 (Database Management)
3
HIMS 370 (Clinical Documentation Improvement)
2
HIMS 450 (Capstone/Review Course)
3
HIMS 380 (Human Resources Management for HC Org.)
3
HIMS 495 (Internship)
3
HIMS 420 (Health Information Mgmt. Practicum Education)
3
Total
15
Total
12
Total of 120 credit hours

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