Prerequisites and Proficiencies
Prerequisite Course Lists
The following documents contain lists of courses which will fulfill prerequisites but might not transfer for academic credit. See Transfer Equivalency Guide.Anatomy | Medical Terminology | Statistics
Prerequisite completion is rated at the time of application. Full points are given for courses that have been completed and partial points are given for courses that are in-progress.
Statistics (one of the following): STAT 220, STAT 221, STAT 311, EDPSY 490, PSYCH 315, PSYCH 317/318, QMETH 201, or Q SCI 381 equivalent
Anatomy and Physiology (preferrably with lab): BIOL 118 and BIOL 119 or equivalent
Medical terminology*: CLAS 205
- You must study "The Language of Medicine" by Davi-ellen Chabner or other approved material.
- You must pass a challenge test provided by the HIHIM Office.
If you have completed a course that is not listed and would like it reviewed prior to submitting your application, send a copy of the official course outline/syllabus to:
Fax: (206) 543-8609
Required Proficiency Levels
The following document details the HIHIM program's expectation for applicant and continuing student computer proficiency. HIHIM Technology Requirements & Computer Proficiency