MCC's Medical Billing and Coding Certificate program focuses on the medical terminology, coding, and reimbursement procedures you need to know to code medical bills submitted to insurance companies, managed care plans and Medicare.
Apply all credits from your Medical Billing and Coding Certificate towards your Health Information Technology AAS.
Total Cost of Medical Billing and Coding Certificate
(in-district) Total Amount: $5,335.00
Credit Hours to Complete: 28
Weeks to Complete: 32
In addition to the Medical Billing and Coding Certificate, we offer:
What you need to know about getting your Medical Billing and Coding Certificate (CIP 51.0713 )
|Additional Medical Billing and Coding Certificate Costs||$2,255.00||$2,255.00||$2,255.00||$2,255.00|
What job opportunities are available to someone with a Medical Billing and Coding Certificate?
- Claims Specialist
- Medical Billing and Coding Specialist
- Medical Records Technician
- Medical Secretary
|Occupation and Occupational Profile Link||SOC Code|
|Medical Records and Health Information Technicians||29-2071|
How will MCC's Medical Billing and Coding Certificate program prepare me for my career or connect me to opportunities?
Prepare to take your Certified Coding Associate (CCA®) exam.
By the Numbers:
- Median Salary: $32,350
- Job Outlook: Employment is expected to increase by 21% through 2020
What have graduates gone on to do?
Medical Billing and Coding students have gone on to pass national certification exams and to obtain jobs in doctor's offices and/or medical billing and coding teaching positions. Many students earn their Health Information Technology AAS degrees through MCC.
Outside of the Classroom
In order to further your career, you may wish to seek national certification credentials beyond MCC's certificate. Organizations offering certification exams include:
- American Association of Professional Coders (AAPC)
- Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI) formerly the American Association for Medical Transcriptionists (AAMT)
- American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)