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    medical billing specialist certificate

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      Program Number: 61-160-3
      School Year: 2019-2020
      Certificate
      Campus: Fond du Lac
      This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

      Program Description

      The highly specialized professional trend in the medical office is emerging as a result of the changes in the healthcare delivery system and the continuous growth of managed care. This certificate prepares the student to perform the functions of the extremely complex billing processes in a healthcare organization.

      The courses from this certificate can be directly transferred into Moraine Park’s Medical Office Specialist technical diploma and Medical Office Management associate of applied science degree should students choose to continue their education. Click here to discover more about the different career pathways in the Medical Office Cluster programs.

      Approximate Costs

      • $134.20 per credit (resident)
      • $201.30 per credit (out-of-state resident)
      • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
      • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.

      Career Opportunities

      • Medical Billing Clerk
      • Medical Accounts Receivable Clerk
      • Medical Claims Specialist

      Admission Process

      Visit the Admissions Page for details

      Courses

      NumberTitleCrs
      Semester 1
      501-101Medical Terminology3
      501-107Digital Literacy for Healthcare2
      509-102Human Body in Health and Disease3
      509-107Medical Office Insurance and Finance2
      Total10
       
      Semester 2
      160-151Specialized Insurance Claims3
      160-152Electronic Patient Billing3
      509-109Medical Law, Ethics and Professionalism2
      Total8
       
      Total Credits18

      Program Guide

      For additional information on program curriculum, prerequisites and general education course options, please contact your advisor.

      Transfer Opportunities

      Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

      Additional Information

      *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

      For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.