Medical Coding and Billing

Looking for a career in healthcare but don’t want to deal with needles or bodily fluids?

Are you into numbers and data? SCC’s Medical Coding and Billing program could be for you.

Use your strengths to succeed in healthcare on your terms.

Program location

Available in West Burlington Not available in Keokuk Not available online

Why SCC Medical Coding & Billing?

Be in Demand: Healthcare is evolving, and so is the demand for skilled professionals. Medical coding and billing experts are vital for the smooth functioning of healthcare facilities.

Blend Technology with Healthcare: Combine your interest in technology with a fulfilling healthcare career. Learn to navigate the intersection of data and patient care.

Work on Your Terms: Achieve a work-life balance that suits you. Whether you prefer a traditional office setting or the flexibility of remote work, medical coding and billing offer diverse career paths.

What you’ll learn

Medical Coding Systems: Dive into ICD-10, CPT, and HCPCS Level II coding systems, gaining the expertise to accurately code medical procedures and diagnoses.

Billing and Reimbursement: Learn the ins and outs of healthcare billing, understanding how to navigate insurance claims and ensure proper reimbursement.

Electronic Health Records (EHR): Embrace the digital era by becoming proficient in EHR systems, a crucial skill for modern healthcare professionals.

Last-Dollar Scholarship

Last-Dollar Scholarship

If you're an Iowan, you may be eligible to earn this degree tuition-free.

Last-Dollar Scholarship

What you can do after finishing this program

  • Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
  • Medical Billing Specialist
  • Healthcare Administrative Assistant
  • Coding Compliance Specialist
  • Insurance Claims Analyst

Programs of study

Medical Coding and Billing Diploma

Learn a solid base of medical skills in just two semesters to work in a medical office.

Medical Coding and Billing Certificate

Learn basic skills in one semester to find an entry level position in a medical office.

Patient Access Certificate

Learn basic, specialized skills in one semester to find an entry-level position in a medical office.


Contact Us

West Burlington Campus Admissions
Call: (319) 208-5155
Text: (319) 250-7144

Keokuk Campus Admissions
Call: (319) 313-1923
Text: (319) 220-3266

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