First Year (Freshman)

Fall Semester (Malcolm X -CCC)

  • HIT 101 (Foundations for HIT) 3 credits
  • HIT 102 (Medical Billing) 3 credits
  • HIT 103 (Basic ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding) 3 credits
  • HIT 104 (Basic CPT Coding) 3 credits
  • HIT 110 (Medical Terms for HIT Professionals) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • BIO 116 (Anatomy & Physiology) 4 credits
  • HIT 105 (Pharmacology for HIT Professionals) 2 credits
  • HIT 108 (Advanced ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding) 3 credits
  • HIT 201 (Fundamentals of Medical Science) 3 credits

Second Year (Sophomore)

Fall Semester (Malcolm X -CCC)

  • HIT 109 (Advanced CPT Coding) 3 credits
  • HIST 203 (Reimbursement Methodologies) 3 credits
  • HIT 221 (Professional Practice I) 4 credits
  • CIS 120 (Computer Information Systems) 3 credits
  • ENG 101 (Composition I) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • MATH 118 (General Education Mathematics) 4 credits
  • CIS 145 (Introduction to Databases) 3 credits
  • HIT 213 (Supervisory & Legal Aspects) 3 credits
  • HIT 214 (Quality & Performance Improvement) 3 credits

Summer or Fall Semester 5 (Malcolm X - CCC)

  • PSY 201 (General Psychology) 3 credits
  • Speech 101 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication) 3 credits
  • HIT 204 (Health Statistics & Registries) 2 credits
  • HIT 222 (Professional Practice II) 4 credits

*Spring Semester start at RU is Permitted

Third Year (Junior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • TRS 101* (Transfer Success Course), 1 credit
  • HSAD 250 (Issues in Public Health) 3 credits
  • OLED 320 (Introduction to Organization Communications) 3 credits
  • Social Science 3 credits
  • ENGL 102 (Composition II) 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • HSAD 351 (Introduction to Health Services) 3 credits
  • OLED 335 (Organizational Change) 3 credits
  • HSAD 363 (Health Disparities) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Physical Science 3 credits

Fourth Year (Senior)

Fall Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • HSAD 362 (Health Policy) 3 credits
  • HSAD 360 (Intra-professional Teams) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits
  • Social Science 3 credits

Spring Semester (Roosevelt University)

  • HSAD 370 (Healthcare Budgeting & Reporting 3 credits
  • HSAD 353 (Medical Ethics & the Law) 3 credits
  • HSAD 365 (Health Science Information & Data Science) 3 credits
  • Humanities 3 credits

Grade of C or higher required for major courses

Malcolm X (CCC) - some courses listed may require pre-requisites, please see your advisor.

DSIT 103 and MATH 217 as pre-requisites for HSAD 365 are waived for HIT AAS graduates.

HSAD capstone requirement can be fulfilled by HIT 222.

HIT 214 fulfills a required major elective for HSAD.

As a 68 credit AAS, RU's Ideas course requirement is waived and the two course experiential requirement is reduced to one course.

The HSAD major consists of 7 required courses (21 credit hours), 3 required major elective courses (9 credit hours), and 1 capstone/experiential course (3 credit hours). The menu of electives in the major are subject to change. Please see your advisor to determine offerings. You may participate in a HSAD capstone course or internship even if you transfer in your experiential requirement. See your advisor for details.