Diploma in Medical Coding Specialist
Alexandria Technical & Community College

Program Details

The online Medical Coding Specialist Diploma prepares students for the field of medical coding and focuses on developing an understanding of the language of medicine and the ability to apply it to professional coding standards.  Courses cover the areas of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, pharmacology, laboratory medicine, medical finance, and coding.  Students learn to use computer software programs such as encoders and electronic medical records systems.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission