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


  • Sinclair placement test (college-level ACCUPLACER, ACT, SAT, ALEKS, or Compass (math) score within the last two years may be used for placement)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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