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Certificate in Medical Billing and Coding Classes

Medical Coding is the practice of assigning specific numeric codes to medical services, procedures, and diagnoses in order to submit claims to insurance companies or the U.S. government, specifically Medicare and Medicaid, in order to receive payment for services provided by a licensed healthcare professional. Medical Billers and Coders function as medical reimbursement consultants to medical practices, physician billing services, insurance companies, software companies, healthcare agencies, consulting firms, and State and Federal Government Agencies.

Curriculum

Non-Major Core Requirements - 6 credits
BIO 101 Concepts in Human Biology (SCI) 3
HSC 105 Medical Terminology 3
First Semester
CAP 110 Computer Applications 3
MED 115 Introduction to Medical Insurance and Coding 3
Second Semester
MCD 213 CPT ®-4 Coding I 3
MCD 214 CPT ®-4 Coding II 3
MCD 216 ICD-10-Coding 3
Third Semester
MCD 220 Medical Coding Capstone 3
MED 250 Medical Office Management 3
HSC 1XX Elective OR
MCD 299 Medical Billing and Coding Internship 3

Total Credits: 


30

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Students have the option of completing a 3-credit elective internship (MCD 299) as part of their program.

All MCD core courses and MED 115 must be completed with a minimum grade of "C".

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Course sections noted with an 'H' are delivered in a hybrid format (a combination of on-campus and online learning).
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