Program Description

The medical insurance biller curriculum prepares students with entry-level skills to seek employment as medical office insurance billers. Instruction includes the universal claim form, state disability, private insurance billing, workers compensation, Medicare, Medi-Cal and basic coding using the CPT and ICD coding books. A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

This program is designed to be completed in months.

This program will cost if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with of debt.

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This program has not passed standards established by the U.S. Department of Education. The Department based these standards on the amounts students borrow for enrollment in this program and their reported earnings. If in the future the program does not pass the standards, students who are then enrolled may not be able to use federal student grants or loans to pay for the program, and may have to find other ways, such as private loans, to pay for the program.

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Requirements for the Certificate of Achievement

Required Units: 22

  • MA 109 - Health Information Technology (1)
  • MA 110 - Medical Office Microcomputer Management Applications (1)
  • MA 111A - Medical Office Procedures I (4)
  • MA 111B - Medical Office Procedures II (4)
  • MA 113 - Human Disease (3)
  • MA 115 - Medical Terminology (3)
  • MA 127 - Medical Insurance (3)
  • PYSO 100 - Basic Physiology and Anatomy (3)

Catalog Year
This information reflects the information from the 2020-2021 catalog. If you have questions about a previous version, please review our Catalog Archives and/or speak with a Counselor.

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Earn an Associate of Science Degree With Your Certificate of Achievement

An AS Degree prepares you with the unique skills needed to enter a specialized career field. Earned in conjunction with a Certificate of Achievement, it will open up further opportunities for career advancement.

To earn your AS degree, you will need to complete the general education requirements for an AS degree in addition to the above listed Certificate of Achievement Requirements.

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