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Professional Medical Coding & Billing(CSF/WS)

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The Inpatient/Outpatient Professional Medical Coding & Billing with Applied PCS (Procedure Coding System) program is a comprehensive independent study program designed for the individual who would like to work in the healthcare coding and billing industry. The program prepares students to sit for the CCA (AHIMA) and/or CPC (AAPC) certification exams. This 19-module course addresses mastering medical terminology, documentation, confidentiality, ethics, healthcare structure, pharmacology, disease processes, diagnostic coding and healthcare reimbursement. This is a non-credit course. A certificate of completion will be issued to the student upon the completion of the course. 640 Contact Hours.

Students who focus full-time on this program can finish the training in 6-9 months.  Part-time students have up to 12 months to finish the program. Students will receive comprehensive technical support throughout the course and full access to online career services, including resume review, reference letters, graduate consultations and other job placement help. This is a non-credit course.

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Length of Program: Must be completed in 12 months

You will get Laptop or iPad or Kindle or $400 off when you register by April 30th. To receive the laptop or IPad, please call us. You must register for this at the same time as signing up for the program. We will not process the promotion or textbook option once the registration has been processed. To receive $400 off, please contact contiuing education office at 952.358.8343

Your program includes study materials in electronic form only. You can purchase a hard-copy of these materials for $180.00 which includes shipping costs. To receive purchase these materials, please call 952-358-8343.
Payment plans options are available. Students choosing a payment plan are not eligible for promotional materials or discounts.  For payment plan information or to request printed copies of the online course readings, please call 952-358-8343.

*Please allow 3 weeks after registration for delivery of your additional textbooks and/or promotional device.

Computer and Internet System Requirements: Hardware: Active internet connection (High speed/Broadband connection recommended), 800 X 600 minimum resolution (1024 X 768 or higher recommended), Sound card and speakers (Earphones recommended) , Available USB port Software: Adobe Flash Player (ver. 10 or higher), Windows Media Player (ver. 10 or higher) or Quicktime Player (ver. 7 or higher), PDF reader,
Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x/8.x, Firefox 3.x *, Safari 4.x or greater (Mac only)*, Javascript and cookies must be enabled
Operating System: Microsoft Windows (XP®, Vista®, 7 with latest service pack), Mac OS X (10.4.11 or greater)*
Special Note: This program includes software tools that are only compatible with Microsoft Windows and Internet Explorer 7.x or 8.x.

Class Details

0 Sessions

NA - Online


CEUs : 64

Start Date:upon registration



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You may register and start this course anytime. You will be notified by email with directions, user-ID and password to access the online account within 2 business days of initial registration.

All instruction and support will be through CareerStep. Students have 1 year to complete the program. Tuition is due in full at registration. There will be NO REFUNDS issued after initial registration with Career Step.

IMPORTANT: It is vital that you make sure your mailing and email address in our system is current. For specific computer and internet requirements, please view course description.



Registration Closes On
Friday, May 31, 2019 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
N/A - Online

Contact Us! - 952.358.8343
Normandale Community College - Continuing Education

9700 France Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55431

A member of the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities System