Program Overview

Associate of Science Degree with a major in Medical Billing Specialist; Certificate Program. Medical Billing Specialists usually perform their duties for all providers of health care services and equipment in hospitals, clinics, and private medical offices.

Requirements

AS Degree RequirementsMajor: Core and Selective Requirements
Complete Core Courses, 21 units Units
ACTG 100 Accounting Procedures 3 units
MEDA 100 Introduction to Medical Assisting 3 units
MEDA 110 Medical Terminology 3 units
MEDA 150 Medical Office Procedures 3 units
MEDA 160 Medical Insurance Procedures 3 units
MEDA 164 CPT (Current Procedural Terminology) Beginning Coding 1 unit
MEDA 165 CPT (Current Procedural Terminology) Intermediate Coding 1 unit
MEDA 166 CPT (Current Procedural Terminology) Advanced Coding 1 unit
MEDA 167 ICD (International Classification of Diseases)-10-CM (Clinical Modification) Beginning Coding 1 unit
MEDA 168 ICD (International Classification of Diseases)-10-CM (Clinical Modification) Intermediate Coding 1 unit
MEDA 169 ICD (International Classification of Diseases)-10-CM (Clinical Modification) Advanced Coding 1 unit
Total Required Major Units: 21

And required General Education coursework and electives as needed to meet the minimum 60 units required for the Associate degree.

Please refer to the AA/AS Degree Requirements for more information.