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Health Information Technology Admission Requirements

Health Information Technology Admission Requirements

Limited Enrollment Programs
   Associate of Applied Science in HIT
   Medical Coding Certificate

Minimum Requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited high school or General Education Development (GED) certification.
  • If you have foreign college credits or high school credits you may have an evaluation by ECE if you want to have transfer credit or prove high school proficiency. See Oakton International Student admission information. Contact the Enrollment Center at 847-635-1700 for ECE forms.
  • HIT 104 with a grade of C or better.
  • BIO 231 with a grade of C or better.
  • College level mathematics equivalent or higher than MAT 060 or math assessment test..
  • College level reading and entry level competency for EGL 101 as demonstrated by coursework or assessment. If applicants do not have EGL 101 or equivalent, completion of Oakton English assessment tests are required.
  • Click here for detailed application process.

Other Requirements

  • Proof of health insurance and current complete physical.
  • Meet Essential Skills which include physical, communicative/cognitive, emotional/psychological criteria.
  • Interview with and consent of HIT Faculty.

Academic Program

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IMPORTANT DATES


April 9
Registration opens for fall 2014 semester.

May 15, 16
Evaluation Days.

May 16
Last day of student attendance.

May 19
Grading Day
Faculty on campus and available to students at designated times.

May 19
Summer 2014 interim classes begin.

May 20
Faculty grading due.

May 20
Commencement

May 26
Memorial Day holiday. College closed.

June 9
Classes begin for summer 2014 eight-week session.

June 9
Three-week First Summer Interim faculty grading due.

June 16
Classes begin for summer 2014 seven-week session.

Full Academic Calendar