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Medical Coding


Medical Coding

The Medical Coding certificate program prepares students for immediate placement in a variety of areas that require coding expertise. Students learn to analyze medical records and assign the appropriate medical codes using healthcare coding and classification schedules. This program is approved by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).


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First Semester

  • BIO 150 Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology
  • CSC 115 Computer Applications
  • ENG 101 English Composition I
  • HIT 101 Introduction to Health Information
  • HSC 211 Medical Terminology


Second Semester (at Camden County College)

  • HIT 115 Healthcare Reimbursement
  • HIT 130 Introduction to Ambulatory Coding
  • HIT 134 Basic Pathophysiology
  • HIT 140 Diagnostic and Procedural Coding I


Third Semester (at Camden County College)

  • HIT 132 Basic Pharmacology
  • HIT 135 Medical Coding Internship
  • HIT 215 Advanced Ambulatory Coding
  • HIT 240 Diagnostic and Procedural Coding II