Degree Plans

Health Information Technology, Data Analytics

  • Academic Year: 2023-2024
  • Division / Department: Business Programs / Health Information Technology
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The Data Analytics certificate program provides students with the foundation needed to abstract and categorize data for analysis and presentation of data to make informed business decisions.

Graduates will gain the knowledge and skills necessary for basic data analysis. Opportunities exist within health care organizations, physician practices, long-term care facilities, and numerous other businesses.

Comments: Data Analytics Certificate: GRADES AND GPA: Students must maintain an overall grade point average of 2.0 in the full program curriculum to progess in the program. To be considered for credit for transfer purposes, all courses on this degree plan must be taken within five years. A student has three years to complete the curriculum after official enrollment in the first data analytics certificate course. Students may contest grades up to one year.

Marketable Skills:

1. Determine compliance of health record content within the health organization. 2. Apply health informatics concepts to the management of health information.

3. Manage data within a database system. 4. Apply data visualizatiion techniques. 5. Utilize technologies for health information management. 6. Assess ethical standards of


Semester I

BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications 3 hours
HITT 1205 Medical Terminology I 2 hours
HITT 1301 Health Data Content & Structure 3 hours
HITT 1353 Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information 3 hours
11 hours

Semester II

ITSW 1304 Introduction to Spreadsheets 3 hours
HITT 1311 Health Information Systems 3 hours
HITT 2343 Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement 3 hours
ITSW 1307 Introduction to Database 3 hours
12 hours
Total hours:23 hours