Medical Informatics

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Medical Informatics

A.A.S. / AAS

Expected Hours for A.A.S. Degree

63

Expected Hours for AAS Degree

63

What is Medical Informatics, Developer Track?

The Medical Informatics A.A.S. is designed to train technicians and/or developers who will organize and manage the required information in all areas of the healthcare industry.  The program includes Computer Information Systems and Computer Information Technology courses as well as healthcare courses to provide a medical informatics foundation.

What will I learn?

Students upon completion of this program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively.
  2. Apply problem solving skills through the execution of computer concepts.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of medical terminology and body systems.

What are my options at Cleveland State Community College?

Medical Informatics, A.A.S.

Developer Track and Technician Track

What is the cost?

  • State residents: $152 per credit hour
  • Out-of-State residents: $475 per credit hour
  • Registration fees vary but are applied to your tuition costs for summary. You can check the updated page for fees, tuition, and expenses.

What are my options to pay for this degree?

  • Apply for financial aid at www.FAFSA.gov
  • A student is encouraged to apply early for financial aid. He/she must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the FAFSA Renewal Application as soon as possible after October 1 to ensure that the Financial Aid Office receives the Institutional Student Information Record and other documents prior to the priority deadline. July 1st is the priority deadline for applying for the fall semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

Program Schedule


Fall Semester

ADMN 1306

Medical Terminology

3

ENGL 1010

English Composition I

3

GEN 1010

First Year Seminar

3

HIT 1011

Introduction to Health Information Technology

4

INFS 1010

Computer Applications

3


Fall Semester Milestones

  • Complete any learning support required.
  • FINANCIAL AID ALERT-If you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is July 1. Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss Spring registration. Remember, advising is key to success!
  • Successful completion of learning support required for BIOL 1010.

Spring Semester

MATH 1530

or

BIOL 1010

Introductory Statistics

or

Survey of Biology I

3 or 4

CITC 1300

Beginning HTML & CSS

3

CITC 1303

Database Concepts

3

HSCI 2000

Health Science Supervisor Mgmt.

3

HUM 2230

Ethics

3


Spring Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL ALERT-Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing. If this is your first term of enrollment and you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is December 1.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss Fall registration. Remember, advising is key to success!

Fall Semester

CITC 1333

Linux LPIC - 1

3

INFS 113

Visual Basic

3

INFS 161

Database Using MS SQL

3

MDCA 2302

Healthcare/Legal Ethical Issues

3

PSYC 1030

General Psychology

3


Fall Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL ALERT-If you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is July 1. Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing
  • Work with your advisor to discuss Spring registration.  Remember, advising is key to success!

Spring Semester

BUSN 2385

Project Design and Management

3

CPE 1011

Job Search Skills

1

HIT 1140

Health Information Computer Applications

3

INFS 173

Programming in C#

3

INFS 213

Active Server Pages

3

SPCH 1010

Fundamentals of Speech Communication

3


Spring Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL ALERT-Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing.
  • Congratulations!  After you complete this semester’s courses and maintain an overall 2.0 GPA, you will be a Cleveland State graduate.
  • Apply to graduate by completing the online Intent to Graduate form under the Graduation Tab within Registration Tools & Forms on CougarNet.
  • Complete required program test and exit exam in the Testing Center. Schedule to take your exams by going to mycs.cc/testing.

What is Medical Informatics, Technician Track?

The Medical Informatics A.A.S. is designed to train technicians and/or developers who will organize and manage the required information in all areas of the healthcare industry.  The program includes Computer Information Systems and Computer Information Technology courses as well as healthcare courses to provide a medical informatics foundation.

What will I learn?

Students upon completion of this program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively.
  2. Apply problem solving skills through the execution of computer concepts.
  3. Demonstrate knowledge of medical terminology and body systems.

What are my options at Cleveland State Community College?

Medical Informatics, A.A.S.

Developer Track and Technician Track

What is the cost?

  • State residents: $152 per credit hour
  • Out-of-State residents: $475 per credit hour
  • Registration fees vary but are applied to your tuition costs for summary. You can check the updated page for fees, tuition, and expenses.

What are my options to pay for this degree?

  • Apply for financial aid at www.FAFSA.gov
  • A student is encouraged to apply early for financial aid. He/she must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) or the FAFSA Renewal Application as soon as possible after October 1 to ensure that the Financial Aid Office receives the Institutional Student Information Record and other documents prior to the priority deadline. July 1st is the priority deadline for applying for the fall semester and December 1st for the spring semester.

Program Schedule


Fall Semester

ADMN 1306

Medical Terminology

3

ENGL 1010

English Composition I

3

GEN 1010

First Year Seminar

3

HIT 1011

Introduction to Health Information Technology

4

INFS 1010

Computer Applications

3


Fall Semester Milestones

  • Complete any learning support required.
  • FINANCIAL AID ALERT-If you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is July 1. Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss Spring registration.. Remember, advising is key to success!
  • Successful completion of learning support required for BIOL 1010.

Spring Semester

MATH 1530

or

BIOL 1010

Introductory Statistics

or

Survey of Biology I

3 or 4

CITC 1300

Beginning HTML & CSS

3

CITC 1303

Database Concepts

3

HSCI 2000

Health Science Supervisor Mgmt.

3

HUM 2230

Ethics

3


Spring Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL ALERT-Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing. If this is your first term of enrollment and you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is December 1.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss Fall registration. Remember, advising is key to success!

Fall Semester

CITC 1321

A+ Hardware

3

CITC 1322

A+ Software

3

INFS 161

Database Using MS SQL

3

MDCA 2302

Healthcare/Legal Ethical Issues

3

PSYC 1030

General Psychology

3


Fall Semester Milestones

  •  
  • FINANCIAL ALERT-If you plan to receive aid, the priority deadline to apply or renew your FAFSA and submit any requested documentation is July 1. Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing.
  • Work with your advisor to discuss Spring registration. Remember, advising is key to success!

Spring Semester

BUSN 2385

Project Design and Management

3

CPE 1011

Job Search Skills

1

HIT 1140

Health Information Computer Applications

3

CITC 1333

Linux LPIC - 1

3

CITC 1372

Android App Development

3

SPCH 1010

Fundamentals of Speech Communication

3


Spring Semester Milestones

  • FINANCIAL ALERT-Please consult a financial aid specialist and the business office prior to the start of classes to check on fees/expenses and to ensure that you are in good standing.
  • Congratulations!  After you complete this semester’s courses and maintain an overall 2.0 GPA, you will be a Cleveland State graduate.
  • Apply to graduate by completing the online Intent to Graduate form under the Graduation Tab within Registration Tools & Forms on Cougarnet.
  • Complete required program test and exit exam in the Testing Center. Schedule to take your exams by going to mycs.cc/testing.


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