Health Information Technology
Welcome to the AAS Health Information Technology Program and Medical Coding Certificate Program

Due to Legislative mandates, program changes have been made effective for Fall 2015. New prerequisites in effective for the Associate of Applied Science.

The Certificate in Medical Coding is being deactivated effective Fall 2015. No further applications for this program will be accepted. Students currently in this certificate plan will have until August 2018 to complete this certificate.


Medical Coding

Health Information Technologists organize and evaluate patient records for completeness and accuracy. Graduates are eligible for careers in hospitals, clinics, physicians’ offices, health maintenance organizations, nursing homes, and insurance companies.

Austin Community College's Health Information Technology Associate Degree Program is fully accredited by the Commission for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM), 233 N. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60601;

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Department Announcements
Due to legislative mandates, we anticipate curriculum changes in the Fall 2015 Semester. Please check back to this website regularly for updates to admissions processes.
Posted: 07/15/2014 10:21 am

Health Information Technology and Medical Coding Applications are only accepted for Fall start. Please submit your application by the posted deadlines.
Posted: 01/07/2014 4:05 pm

All students must fill out a petition after advising in order to register for classes every semester.
Posted: 06/07/2013 1:50 pm