Jun 16, 2024  
2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog 
2023-2024 WWCC College Catalog

Health Information Technology, AAS

Location(s): Walla Walla, Clarkston, Online (full)

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This technical degree prepares the student for immediate employment in a medical administrative environment. The coursework is also appropriate for individuals interested in improving their current skills and knowledge in the medical office setting. The ability to type 40 WPM is required to complete this degree.

Degree Outcomes:

  • Demonstrate technical knowledge to perform general office skills proficiently.
  • Demonstrate an ability to use appropriate software to complete business-related tasks and requirements.
  • Perform duties related to specialty content of study, i.e. medical emphasis.
  • Project ethical work habits to model professional behavior in the workplace.
  • Develop critical thinking and problem-solving abilities.
  • Function effectively as a team member by applying positive interpersonal interactions.

Transferability: The AAS Degree is designed for students planning to enter their chosen career upon graduation. Often only selected credits are considered transferable to public or private universities. Most credits are transferable into Bachelor’s of Applied Science Degree programs at community colleges in Washington

Year One

Year Two

Total Credits: 15

Total Credits: 15

Quarter Three

Total Credits: 15

Year Two Total: 45

Grand Total: 95

PLAN CODE: MASHIAPT (Previously EPC: 565)
* REQUIRED: FYE (3 credits) required to be taken as well.
The following courses meet the related instruction requirements of this certificate/degree (one course per category required):
(W) - AENG 100 , ENGL& 101 
(M) - BUS 112 , MATH& 146 
(O) (R) - ACOM 102 , CMST& 210 
(R) - BUS 157 

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