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Medical Coding Transcriptionist

Certificate
Herkimer County Community College
100% FULLY ONLINE
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1 year
Annual In-State Tuition (NY)
$5,220
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$9,000
100% FULLY ONLINE
Average Program Length
1 year
Total Credits
30
Annual In-State Tuition (NY)
$5,220
Annual Out-of-State Tuition
$9,000
Earn your Medical Coding Transcriptionist degree online

As an online student you can expect the same level of instruction as campus learners. The coursework is equally challenging, and taught by the same college faculty who you can typically interact with by phone, text, email, or online chat.


The certificate or degree that you receive will be the exact same as those granted to campus learners and will not reflect that you obtained your education online.

Careers in Medical Coding
A degree in medical coding will prepare students to enter a career in healthcare administration. Students will learn billing processes, medical terminology, insurance principles, data management, and medical ethics. Leaders from this field will often interface with pharmacists, doctors, and insurance companies. An increasing number of healthcare employers are looking for applicants with billing and coding skills, according to Boston Consulting Group. Career opportunities include medical billing specialist, medical coder, and claims processor.
Annual Tuition Breakdown
For New York Residents
In-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$174
Credits
30
Annual Tuition Total
$5,220
For Nonresidents
Out-of-State Tuition
Cost per Credit
$300
Credits
30
Annual Tuition Total
$9,000
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About This College
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Herkimer County Community College
Established in 1966, Herkimer County Community College is a public community college in Herkimer, New York. It is part of the State University of New York (SUNY).
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Accreditation
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Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Founded in 1887, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education is the U.S. Department of Education’s regional accreditor for postsecondary education institutions in Delaware, the District of Columbia, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. Its headquarters are in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.