Medical Billing & Coding

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Unlock the Code to a New Career!

The need for trained medical coding specialists is on the rise. To meet this growing demand, Austin Community College Continuing Education offers a one semester daytime program or a two semester online program.

Two Options To Fit Your Schedule

The medical insurance coding program creates a pathway for you into a rewarding health care career, and may be completed in as little as in one semester in a daytime classroom program, or two semesters online. Select one of the following:

  • One Classroom Semester that takes place 9am - 4pm (with hour lunch), Monday - Friday for 16 Weeks. Classes semesters begin January, May and August.

  • Two Online Semesters with 5 Non-Coding Classes in Semester 1, and 4 Coding Classes in Semester 2. Each semester runs for 16 weeks and begin January, May and August.

Billing and Coding programs begin on Aug 26, 2019

Ready, Set...Go!

  1. Print the Program Application from this page, and complete items 1 - 3 on the checklist.

  2. Call (512) 223-7055, or Email Bettye Kochendorfer to schedule a personal orientation visit. For all Castlebranch questions, call (512) 223-7118, or Email Berta Flores.

  3. Attend your scheduled orientation with the following items:

    • The three page program application with a completed checklist from page 1, and your signature on page 2.

    • A copy of a HS Diploma, a GED, or a college transcript if you have not previously enrolled in ACC classes.

  4. Enroll in one of the program options above.

Program Information

Estimated Tuition
Time Commitment
1-2 Semesters
448 Total Hours

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Career Information ( View Data )

Average Income w/ Experience
$17.77 / Hour

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