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    Mar 21, 2018  
2017-18 Gaston College Catalog 
2017-18 Gaston College Catalog

Medical Office Administration - Billing and Coding Certificate (C25310MC)

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The Medical Office Administration-Billing and Coding certificate provides the medical and computer skills necessary for entry-level employment in medical settings working with insurance billing and coding.

Program Learning Outcome

Graduates will:

  1. Demonstrate proper use of medical terminology and abbreviations used in medical offices and medical information management systems.                                                                                                                                                                                             

Total Program Hours: 18


This certificate program will NOT certify an individual as a professional coder.  To become certified, students should contact one of the accrediting bodies and make arrangements for the certification exam.  For more information, please visit

The credits obtained from this certificate may be applied toward an associate degree or diploma in Medical Office Administration; however, major course credits earned over five years ago will not apply.

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