The Associate Degree in Medical Coding introduces the students to the concept of translating medical terminology to numbers for the purpose of billing medical insurance companies for services rendered. As the students learn these concepts of coding and utilizing the hands-on experience of coding in an outpatient facility, they become proficient in the technique of medical coding and are prepared to obtain a coding career in today's market. With the introduction of the general education courses, balance is provided to the students' education and skill level.
Graduates of the Medical Coding Progam will:
Consumer Information for graduation rates, placement rates and the median debt of students who completed the program.
Program Name and Length: (Based off http://www.onetonline.org)
Normal Time to Graduation: 27 Months Based on Minimum Full-Time Enrollment
Student can complete in 18 months by taking maximum full-time enrollment.
29-2071.00 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
Cost - Total Tuition and Fees to complete program on time:
Debt at Program Completion:
Program Completion In Normal Time:
Placement rates are based on students who graduated between July 1 and June 30 of the reported year. Student placements are self-reported by graduates to the college. Only students who worked with HJC's Career Placement Office are included.Details regarding employer, job title, and average salary are maintained at the College and may be reviewed by contacting the President or Director.