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Billing and Coding Degree

Billing and coding is a critical function in every medical setting that ensures patients are billed properly for the care they receive. Earning your degree can open up more opportunities in the healthcare field. You can also start with the certificate program, then continue to the degree at a later date with your credits counting toward both credentials. Either way, you learn the skills needed to start your career right away.

The Experience

Program Details

The medical office billing and coding degree program prepares you to work in many medical settings. These include offices, hospitals, clinics, insurance firms, government facilities, and nursing homes. You’ll learn all about billing and coding. This includes learning about insurance procedures, industry regulation, billing, compliance, and more. You’ll also build your communication skills to work with other staff and patients.

Your future

When you graduate, you will find work first as a billing specialist or a certified coding specialist. You may also find work in insurance claims clerk, medical records specialist, administrative assistant, medical registrar, and more as you pursue your career.

How To Get Started

You can start the billing and coding degree program during any term. Students admitted to MHCC can sign up for classes in the program after reading, writing, and math placement requirements have been met.

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The courses in this program mix written communication, computer skills, and medical knowledge together to prepare you for a medical billing and coding career.

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