Medical Coding Diploma (44 Credits)

Career Opportunities

Medical Coding graduates become employed in clinics, hospitals, insurance offices, medical testing facilities, long-term care facilities, and industrial medical facilities. After a few years of employment, the assistants may decide to do remote billing or medical coding.

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Suggested Technical Studies Semester I
HITM1215 Health Information Foundations 3 Credits
HITM1220 Legal Aspects of Health Information 3 Credits
HITM1228 Administrative Medical Terminology 3 Credits
HITM1229 Administrative Pharmacology 3 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester II
HITM1226 CPT Coding 3 Credits
HITM1227 ICD-CM Coding 3 Credits
HITM1240 Computerized Health Information 3 Credits
HITM1244 Anatomy and Physiology for Health Information 4 Credits
HITM2210 Medical Billing and Reimbursement 3 Credits
Suggested Technical Studies Semester III
HITM1236 ICD-10-PCS Coding 3 Credits
HITM2204 Administrative Pathophysiology 3 Credits
HITM2224 Advanced Medical Coding 3 Credits
BUSM1290 Job Seeking/Keeping Skills 1 Credits
General Education
MNTC Goal Area 1 Communications Written Recommend ENGL 1303 3 Credits
MNTC Goal Area 5 or 7 Recommended DVRS 1304 3 Credits
Estimated cost for books and supplies: $2110

PLEASE NOTE: All program plans are preliminary and curriculum may change without notice.