Coding Diploma
Edgecombe Community College

Program Details

The online Coding Diploma program prepares students for jobs in the coding sector of the healthcare field as data analysts, health information coders, medical record coders, coder/abstractors, or coding specialists.  The curriculum provides skills in classifying medical data from patient records, teaching students to review patients’’ records and assign appropriate codes for each diagnosis and procedure.  Graduates are able to transfer all course credits into the higher level, AAS degree in Health Information Technology, program.

Requirements

  • Official high school or GED transcript
  • College transcript (if applicable)
  • Placement test may be required

Special Accreditation

Commission on Accreditation of Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Edgecombe Community College is not authorized to deliver online courses in Alabama, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.