Medical Billing & Coding Professional

The Medical Billing & Coding Professional certificate will prepare students with the necessary skills and knowledge to obtain an entry-level position in medical insurance coding and office administration within a variety of healthcare settings.

Medical Billing & Coding Professional certificate graduates will:

  • Apply medicolegal principles when working with protected health information (PHI)

  • Accurately code diagnoses and procedures for the medical office

  • Accurately prepare insurance billing forms

  • Competently use software commonly used in the medical practice

  • Be prepared to obtain an entry-level position in their field

  • Demonstrate critical thinking, teamwork, communication, intercultural appreciation, and technical and information literacy skills

It is the student's responsibility to discuss sequencing and work out their individual schedule with a counselor or adviser. Any developmental coursework a student may be required to complete may increase the program length.

Degrees and Certificates

Credits

Estimated
Length*

Admission

Academic
Plan

Medical Billing & Coding Professional - Certificate
of Proficiency

63

5
quarters

Fall, Winter, Spring

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 *Program length is estimated. See your counselor or adviser.

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