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Clinical Data Coding
Code: 221-152-01 Catalog Year: 2014-2015
Career Studies Certificate   Offered through MEC
  Courses Credits
One Year
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
HIM 110 Intro to Human Pathology 3
HIM 111 Medical Terminology I 3
HIM 141 Fundamentals of Health Information Systems I 3
HIM 196 On-Site Training 1
HIM 250 Health Data Classification Systems I (ICD-9-CM) 4
HIM 254 Advanced Coding and Reimbursement 3
HIM 255 Health Data Classification Systems II (CPT) 2
HIM 260 Pharmacology for HIM 3
1NAS 150 Human Biology 4
Total 29
Total credits for the Clinical Data Coding Career Studies Certificate=29

All first-time students must take a one-credit Student Development (SDV) course prior to enrolling in their 16th credit at NOVA.

1 Students must complete NAS 150 with a ā€œCā€ or higher.