Medical Billing & Coding

Medical Billing & Coding

A New 9-Month Certificate Program

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Take the next step toward your degree by filling out the form below to speak with an admissions representative.

Build a Rewarding Career as a Medical Billing Coder

Jobs in Medical Billing & Coding are expected to grow 11% through 2028, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  

Medical coders (certified and non-certified) earn an average salary of $54,890, up 5.8% from last year’s average salary of $51,889. Medical coders without certification earn approximately $42,015 per year while certified professional coders on average earn $55,923 annually—33% more than their non-certified colleagues, according to the American Academy of Professional Coders.

What Does a Medical Billing Coder Do?

  • Record and process patient data including treatment records, insurance information, bills and payments.
  • Set-up payment plans for patients.
  • Organize and verify patient records, bills and statements.
  • Code patients' diagnoses and requests payment from insurance companies or individuals.

The Benefits of Central Penn College

  • Financial aid available to those who qualify
  • Associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs
  • Flexible day, evening and online classes available
  • Hands-on learning
  • Continued support and assistance for alumni

The Central Penn College mission:

Central Penn College opens opportunities to students from a variety of academic backgrounds by providing the education needed for employment and advancement in their fields.

**Not all programs are offered in every format at all locations.