Health Information Technology Degree


At Champlain College we design our online programs for working adults, and there's nowhere this is more evident than in our curricula. The health information technology bachelor's program is comprised of both professional and general education courses that provide foundational knowledge and immediate take-aways that can be applied on the job. These courses are focused, relevant, and delivered in an accelerated 7-week format.  

Professional Courses

Course NumberCourse TitleCredits
HITS 110 Health Data Content and Structure 3
HITS 220 Coding and Classification Systems 3
HITS 230 Reimbursement Methodologies 3
HITS 300 Health Data Systems and Technology 3
HCMT 330 Privacy & Protection: Law/Regulation in HC 3
CMIT 130 Networking Fundamentals 3
CMIT 135 Introduction to Computer Systems 3
CYBR 210 Foundations of Cybersecurity 3
CMIT 200 Relational Database Design & SQL 3
CMIT 310 Enterprise Database Systems 3
SDEV 230 Information Systems Analysis & Design 3
MGMT 260 Project Management 3
HITS 410 Capstone in Healthcare IT 3
  Total Credits From Professional Courses: 39

General Education Courses

Course NumberCourse TitleCredits
MATH 180 Statistics 3
COMM 130 OR COMM 270 Interpersonal Communication or Intercultural Communication 3
ENGL 315 Writing in the Workplace 3
WRIT 231 Technical Writing 3
PHIL 340 Ethics in the Professions 3
  General Electives 6
  Total General Education Credits 21
  Total Credits to Earn This Degree 60