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Health Information Networking Certificate Program

Certificate

The information below applies to students entering the program in fall 2019. Current students - log in to BHCC Self-Service to review the most accurate program requirements for your catalog year, or contact LifeMap/Advising for more information. Prospective students - go to bhcc.edu/admissions and contact an admissions counselor.
Semester 1 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
CIT-110 Applications/Concepts
CIT-113 Information Technology Problem Solving
CIT-182 PC Hardware and Software
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisite for CIT-110 and CIT-113: ESL-098 or RDG-095 or placement

CIT-162 Cisco Networking I
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisite: ESL-098 or RDG-095 or placement

Total Credits:
Semester 2 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
CIT-167 Cisco Networking II
3

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisites: CIT-162

Total Credits:
Semester 3 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
CIT-267 Cisco Networking III
3

Prerequisite: CIT-167

CIT-277 Health Information Networking
3

Prerequisite: CIT-167

CIT-279 Cisco CCNA Security
3

Prerequisite: CIT-167

Total Credits:
Semester 4 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req
CIT-274 Cisco Networking IV
3

Co-requisite: CIT-267 or Chair approval

Total Credits:
Last Modified Date: May 10, 2019

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Apply for entry-level networking positions.
  • Apply for entry-level network security specialist careers.
  • Apply for entry-level network and network security positions in the healthcare industry.
  • Prepare to take the Cisco CCNA Certification Examination(s).
  • Prepare to take the Comp TIA A+ Certification Examination(s).
  • Prepare to take the Cisco Network Security Certification Examination.

Career Outlook

The Health Information Networking Program helps students prepare for entry-level specialized ICT and networking careers in physician offices, hospitals, healthcare facilities and with third-party contractors. Students also gain the knowledge and skills needed to prepare for entry-level security specialist careers and networking careers in industry and will be prepared to take multiple industry certificate exams.