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Health Information Management

Steps to Apply

to the Health Information Management or

Coding Certificate Programs:


1.  Apply to Montgomery College

Go to http://www.montgomerycollege.edu and click on Enroll/Apply.

2.  Request transcripts from all other colleges. 

Have transcripts sent to

Montgomery College

Admissions and Records

7600 Takoma Avenue

Takoma Park, MD  20912.

Follow up to make sure Montgomery College received and evaluated prior coursework.

3.  Meet with a Montgomery College counselor  to determine Accuplacer status and minimum requirements.

 

4.  Attend an Information Session

Information Sessions are scheduled once/month.  Go to http://cms.montgomerycollege.edu/EDU/Department.aspx?id=35339

 

5.  Complete minimum requirements for admission to HIM Program

  • ENGL 101 assessment level or prior completion of ENGL 101/101A/102 or 109
  • MATH 117 or higher or completion of MATH 097/099/100/101/103
  • Minimum grade point average of 2.5

 

Note: Minimum Requirements for admission to the Coding Certificate Program:

  • ENGL 101 assessment level or prior completion of ENGL 101/101A/102 or 109
  • MATH 117 assessment level or higher
  • Minimum grade point average of 2.5

 

6.  Register for Priority Courses

  • BIOL 130 and BIOL 131 or BIOL 212 and BIOL 213
  • HINM 115
  • HINM 116
  • CMAP 120 (For HIM Program Admission only)

 

7.  Complete a Health Sciences Application before March 1, 2015.

Go to the Health Information Management website to print and complete a Health Sciences application:  http://www.montgomerycollege.edu/him.   The HIM and Coding Programs accept a total of 45 students for the Fall semester.  Students will be notified by the Admissions Department by the end of April regarding HIM/Coding Program application.


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