Certificate in Medical Coding & Billing
Horry-Georgetown Technical College

Program Details

The online Certificate in Medical Coding & Billing prepares students for careers in Health Information Management and Healthcare Professional Services.  Students learn about coding which is used to identify medical issues, helping accurately describe diagnoses and the procedures performed to test or correct diagnoses.  You will receive in-depth instruction on medical record coding and billing practices in the healthcare industry.  Graduates of the program are prepared for positions in physician offices, hospitals, outpatient care centers, and nursing care facilities. 

Students are able to use medical codes for reasons that include:

  • Reporting services performed for reimbursement
  • Identifying symptoms that must be evaluated
  • Helping with administrative functions
  • Comparing facilities and planning for new services in underserved areas

% Online

100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, ACCUPLACER

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Official College Transcript(s)