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WIA Occupational Training Program

Program: MEDICAL CODING (347 Clock Hours)
Award Type: Non-Credit College
Training Provider: HOWARD COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Program Objectives: PREPARES STUDENTS FOR ENTRY-LEVEL POSITION AND FOR CERTIFIED CODING ASSOCIATE, CERTIFIED CODING SPECIALIST PHYSICIAN-BASED, AND CERTIFIED CODING SPECIALIST EXAMS.
Location: HOWARD COUNTY
Tuition: $412
Other Costs: Fees, Books, Other: $2610; $82; $10
Federal Financial Aid: NOT AVAILABLE
Admission Requirements: MIN AGE 18
Other: MUST POSSESS BASIC KEYBOARDING, COMPUTER, WORD PRECESSING SKILLS & COMPLETED MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY COURSE.
Duration: 33 WEEKS
Class - Time: Evening, Week End
CIP Training Type: 510713 - Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Future Potential: POSITION AS MEDICAL CODER. PREPARATION FOR CODING SPECIALIST CERTIFICATION.
Job Placement: NOT AVAILABLE
  All Students WIA Students
FY2012 Completion Rate 45%   ( 17 of 38 ) 93%   ( 13 of 14 )
FY2012 Employment Rate 29%   ( 11 of 38 ) 8%   ( 1 of 13 )

Address: 10901 LITTLE PATUXENT PKWY
COLUMBIA, MD 21044
Contact Person: MARILYN ESTES
Title: CAREER PROGRAMS MGR.
Phone: 443-518-4977
Fax: 443-518-4986
Email: mestes@howardcc.edu
Hours: M-F 9:30 A.M.-6 P.M.
School's Web Site: http://www.howardcc.edu
Registration Policy: CONTACT INSTITUTION TO REGISTER FOR NON-CREDIT PROGRAM OFFERED AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS.
Unique Program Identifier: 2400521301100102
 
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