Medical Coding Specialist Program

IMPRESSIVE FACTS: One hundred percent of the 2016 and 2017 on campus Medical Coding Specialist students passed the national board the first time.

Students in this class will learn the skills to work in this profession and prepare for the American Academy of Professional Coders national Certified Professional Coders examination. The class includes modules of Basic Medical Coding, Medical Insurance, Advanced Medical Coding, and National Certification Preparation.


Medical Terminology within four years or pass free, Medical Terminology Assessment with 80% and attain a TABE reading test score of 10.0. H.S. diploma or equivalent is required. Additional AAPC exam and membership fee $480. 302 hours. $180 (Ins. $1.00)

Classes start every January and July.

For more information,

call 910.938.6294, email, or visit the Kenneth B. Hurst Continuing Education Building located at the corner of Western Boulevard and University Drive.