Professional Medical Coding-40 weeks

Classes meet Tuesdays from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the Southeast Health Auditorium Conference Room Dothan, Alabama.

A professional medical coder is responsible for reviewing medical records while identifying and translating medical procedures into proper diagnostic codes. The 40-week course of study is designed by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). Students may sit for the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) examination after successfully completing this course.

Cost: $1,800: includes tuition, books, one year membership to AAPC, and CPC exam fee

Prerequisites include:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • Proof of successful completion of both a human anatomy course as well as a medical terminology course

This course is approved for WIOA funding.

Gary Hall, Dothan Campus
334-556-2414
sblackmon@wallace.edu

Hours
Mon – Thur: 7:30am – 4:30pm
Fri: 7:30am – 2:00pm

Gary Hall, Dothan Campus
334-556-2219
kforehand@wallace.edu

Hours
Mon – Thur: 7:30am – 4:30pm
Fri: 7:30am – 2:00pm