Medical Coding and Billing Certificate
Be passionate about your work — serve in the medical field
Thinking about a career in the medical field? A medical coding and billing certificate can unlock entry-level medical records and health information technician opportunities in a variety of medical settings. Medical coding and billing is a vital part of this exciting, growing field. They ensure the accuracy, quality, accessibility and security of health care information electronically and in paper format. Health information technicians also code and categorize patient information for insurance reimbursement purposes, databases and registries, and to maintain patients’ medical and treatment histories.
At Minnesota School of Business & Globe University, our real-world medical coding and billing certificate program can help you get started on a path to a certified billing and coding specialist role. Real-world coursework focuses on areas such as medical insurance coding, accounts payable and scheduling. You can prepare to sit for your coding certification exams.
As a medical records and health information technician, you can serve in hospitals, clinics, and private companies . Medical records and health information technician jobs are projected to grow by 15 percent between 2014 and 2024.* The median salary is $35,900.
Gain the skills employers want
- Accounts receivable/payable
- Computer proficiency
- Diagnosis and procedure coding
- Medical terminology
- Reimbursement procedures
On-campus learning for the personal attention you deserve
We give you advantages wherever we can, which means offering our medical and billing coding certificate in Minnesota, Wisconsin, South Dakota and online. Need an evening course schedule? We offer that at some campuses. Prefer a daytime schedule? No problem. Our class sizes are always small to give you a more individualized learning experience.
You’ll benefit from classwork in subjects such as:
- Advanced Coding
- Anatomy & Physiology I
- Career Capstone
- CPC Review and Exam Preparation
- Medical Terminology
Minnesota School of Business & Globe University are accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). ACICS is listed as a nationally recognized accrediting agency by the United States Department of Education and is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.