Jun 22, 2018  
TCC Catalog 2014-15 
TCC Catalog 2014-15 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health Information Technology, A.S. (2159)

Program Purpose:
To prepare students for employment as health information technicians or medical record technicians, or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in these occupations.

Employment Types:
Health information technicians, medical record technicians in a variety of healthcare settings

Program Length:
70 credit hours

Admission Requirements:

  • Admission requirements for TPP programs are the same as admission to the College: standard high school diploma or GED diploma. Most TPP program courses require students to be College-ready, which means the student must have appropriate placement scores, complete any needed developmental education or meet the requirements for a documented exemption.
  • Satisfactory completion of program prerequisite courses

Academic Division:
Technology and Professional Programs

(850) 201-8352 or techedu@tcc.fl.edu

View Information about Graduation Requirements and Year of Entry .

Course Information


To satisfy State Board of Education Rule 6A-10.030, students must earn a grade of “C” or better in any Communications, Humanities, History/Social Science or Mathematics course used to fulfill general education requirements.

Prerequisites (10 credit hours)

Not all courses are offered in all semesters. View course description for availability.

Program Courses (60 credit hours)

Semester 2: Spring (13 credit hours)

Semester 3: Summer (6 credit hours)

  • Any General Education Humanities  course 3 credit hour(s)
  • Any General Education Social Science  course 3 credit hour(s)

Semester 4: Fall (11 credit hours)

Semester 5: Spring (11 credit hours)

Semester 6: Summer (6 credit hours)