Medical Coding Certification

South Hills School of Business & Technology has teamed up with the authority on professional coding certification, The American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), to bring you this hybrid learning opportunity to help you prepare for the AAPC Certified Professional Coder (CPC)® exam. This course combines online coursework which can be completed at home during the week with classroom learning on certain Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings.

Total course fee is $3995 and includes all books and materials as well as the exam fee. A $400 deposit is required to reserve your seat and ensure your enrollment in the course. Click here to pay the deposit and enroll now.

Payment options may be available to those who qualify. Call Jeff Stachowski at 1-888-282-7427 to find out more.

In just 5 months, you could be a certified professional medical coder. No previous experience is necessary! In this intensive, short-term course, you will study:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • ICD-10-CM Coding
  • CPT-4 Coding
  • HCPCS Coding
  • Practicum Coding Experience

Computer Requirements

Students of this hybrid course will need access to a high-speed Internet connection and a computer* with the following:

  • Windows 7 (or higher) or Mac OS X operating system
  • The latest version of one of the following Internet browsers: Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Internet Explorer
  • Adobe Flash Player (free download available)
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader (free download available)

*Use of a mobile device is not recommended.

Full Class Schedule

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ClassWeek Date/TimeClass Type
Medical Terminology1Wed., Feb. 14 (5 p.m. – 9 p.m.)Orientation
Medical Terminology1Sat., Feb. 17 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Medical Terminology2Sat., Feb. 24 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Medical Terminology3Optional: Sat., Mar. 3 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Anatomy & Physiology4Sat., Mar. 10 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Anatomy & Physiology5Sat., Mar. 17 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Anatomy & Physiology6Sat., Mar. 24 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Anatomy & Physiology7Sat., Mar. 31 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Into to Coding & HIPAA8Sat., Apr. 7 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
ICD-10-CM Coding9Wed., Apr. 11 (5 p.m. – 9 p.m.)Discussion
ICD-10-CM Coding9Sat., Apr. 14 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
ICD-10-CM Coding10Wed., Apr. 18 (5 p.m. – 9 p.m.)Discussion
ICD-10-CM Coding10Sat., Apr. 21 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
ICD-10-CM Coding11Wed., Apr. 25 (5 p.m. – 9 p.m.)Discussion
ICD-10-CM Coding11Sat., Apr. 28 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
HCPCS & CPT Coding12Sat., May 5 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
HCPCS & CPT Coding13Sat., May 12 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
HCPCS & CPT Coding14Sat., May 19 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
HCPCS & CPT Coding15Sat., May 26 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
HCPCS & CPT Coding16Sat., June 2 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Practicum or Drills17Sat., June 9 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Practicum or Drills18Sat., June 16 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Practicum or Drills19Sat., June 23 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion
Practicum & Test Prep20Sat., June 30 (9 a.m. – 1 p.m.)Discussion