Medical Coding

Medical Coding

Certificate Description

The Medical Coding specialization provides training in diagnostic and procedural coding along with health insurance and billing procedures. Medical Coding prepares the student with an understanding of medical anatomy and terminology, human diseases, and surgical procedures.

Learn the newest regulations concerning patient confidentiality, privacy, and HIPAA regulations.

After successful completion, students are eligible to sit for the Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam, which is a national exam from the American Health Information Management Association designed to certify entry-level medical coders.

This specialization is delivered face-to-face and may contain online components.

Downloads: Medical Coding Brochure

Certificate Courses

Certificate Requirements

Individuals must complete Medical Terminology prior to enrollment. Please see the current class schedule available online or at Student Services for dates and times.

Assessment: Basic reading (70%tile), whole numbers (85%), decimals (83%), fractions (83%), percents (82%), keyboarding (35 nwpm), spelling (60%), and language mechanics (62%tile), language expression(66%tile). Call (435) 750-3188 to schedule an appointment. Need a review? Get a sneak peek at the Assessment Center or enroll directly into the Academic Learning Center by calling (435) 753-6780.

Employment Outlook

Obtain employment in coding facilities, insurance companies, physician’s offices, hospitals, and clinics. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, this field has grown tremendously as medical practices have to deal with more insurance rules and complications. It is one of the fastest growing opportunities in health care.

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When Can I Start?

The first Tuesday of every month.

Is Financial Aid available for this specialization?


Can I make payments? Are all tuition and fees due up front?

Students can be setup on a payment plan and make payments each month (due on the 1st).

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$997 - this is an estimate. Course fees may vary

Pell Eligible: No

Estimated Monthly Payment:


Campus Locations

Logan Campus - Main

Quick Facts

Certificate Duration
10 months
Hours per Week
8-12 hrs/wk
Certificate Availability
High School Students
Not available

Adult Students
Tues & Thurs: 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.
During the first 15 weeks students will take a support course Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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Hours of Operation

Logan Campus 

Student Services
Monday: 8 am - 4:30 pm (We will be open at 7:30 am on the first day of registration)

Tuesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 6 pm
Thursday: 8 am - 4:30 pm
Friday: 8 am - 4 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

Brigham City Branch Campus 

In-Person Hours Brigham City Branch Campus
Monday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Tuesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Wednesday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Thursday: 7:30 am - 4 pm
Friday: 7:30 am - 3 pm
Sat/Sun: Closed

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Contact Us

Main Office
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321

Toll Free: 866-701-1100
Local: 435-753-6780
TDD: 800-346-4128
Fax: 435-752-2016