Medical Coding Specialist Starts Feb 13 | Online & On Campus | CE Scholarships Available

Medical Coding Specialists are a vital part of today’s healthcare system. Students in this class will learn the skills to work in this profession and prepare for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) national Certified Professional Coders (CPC) examination, which is given on campus. The class includes modules of Basic Medical Coding, Medical Insurance, Advanced Medical Coding, and National Certification Preparation. 300 hours.

Impressive Facts

Summer 2016 100% of the on campus Medical Specialist students passed the national board the first time!

Prerequisite

  • Medical Terminology within four years or pass free Medical Terminology Assessment with 80%
  • *TABE reading test score of 10.0 and H.S. diploma or equivalent required.

*TABE Test Information

Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) placement testing is a free reading and math assessment available in the Academic Studies Center, Kenneth B. Hurst Continuing Education Building, Room 200. Picture ID is required to test. No appointment is needed. Testing is free of charge. Call 910.938.6294 for more information.

Class Dates

1) Feb 13 – Jun 28
M – SU • Online
2) Feb 13 – Jun 28
MTWTH • 8:00am – 12:00pm • CE 201

Class Cost

  • Registration Fee $180
  • Insurance Fee $1
  • Additional AAPC exam fee not included.

For more information,

Call 910.938.6294, email coned@coastalcarolina.edu, or visit the Kenneth B. Hurst Continuing Education Building located at the corner of Western Boulevard and University Drive.