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Medical Coding and Billing Course Tuition
How Much Does the Medical Coding and Billing Training Cost?
Everything you need to succeed is included in Career Step’s AHIMA-approved Professional Medical Coding and Billing course for one, low tuition payment of $2,995.
This tuition fee entitles you to an initial 12 months of access to the Professional Medical Coding and Billing course. The program is designed to be completed in 4 months of full-time study, and we provide you 12 months of course access to ensure you have the time you need.
The Professional Medical Coding and Billing course will teach you the ICD-9 code set, and you will also receive a free enrollment in Career Step's ICD-10 FastTrack course to ensure you also have the ICD-10 skills you'll need when the industry makes the transition to the new code set.
Are Payment Plans or Tuition Assistance Available?
Career Step is committed to providing you with an affordable educational experience. To provide flexibility, several payment options are available.
What is Included With My Training Program?
Everything you need to succeed is included with your Career Step program. You'll have:
- Complete online access to expert-created curriculum
- 3 printed textbooks
- Complete set of industry codebooks (ICD-9, CPT, HCPCS)
- Access to 3M encoding software
- A voucher to take the CCA or CPC national certification exam upon graduation (a $325 value)
- Online access to the 3M reference library (includes over $1500 worth of references)
- One-on-one help from your instructors and our technical support team
- Graduate support designed to help you turn your education into a job
- A free enrollment in the ICD-10 FastTrack course
The Professional Medical Coding and Billing program includes 600 hours of curriculum.
A certificate program is a quick, affordable way to learn job skills that can make the difference between wishing you could get a new job and starting a rewarding new career.
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