Medical Coding & Billing Specialist Short-Term Technical Certificate
Sinclair Community College

Program Details

Sinclair Community College offers the online Medical Coding & Billing Specialist Short-Term Technical Certificate. This certificate prepares students for entry-level coding and billing positions in physician medical offices, medical insurance companies and outpatient billing services. Students will develop skills to accurately determine diagnostic and procedural code number assignments that impact medical reimbursement. 

Skill sets include the following:

  • processing insurance claims and reimbursement practices
  • application of ICD-10-CM, CPT and HCPCS coding systems
  • anatomy and physiology and disease processes
  • medical terminology

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Sinclair Community College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • Applicants must take the Sinclair placement test or submit ACCUPLACER, ACT, SAT, ALEKS, or Compass (Math) scores from within the past two years for placement.