Pursue a career in one of North Carolina’s ten fastest-growing occupations! As Baby Boomers age and seek medical services, the demand for multi-skilled medical administrative assistants and medical coding specialists continues to increase. Through this program, you will learn how to perform a wide array of administrative duties, such as completing insurance claim forms and scheduling appointments.
This degree can be earned through traditional seated classes, totally online, or hybrid classes.
20 – 25
You may increase your earning potential by passing exams provided by national accrediting associations such as The American Academy of Professional Coders.
Employment: You will be prepared for employment in a variety of medical settings, including medical offices, hospitals, clinics, and insurance companies.
Salary: Salaries for entry-level positions range from $20,000 to $30,000. Credits can be earned through traditional, online, or hybrid classes.
Tuition for students taking fewer than 16 semester hours is $76.00 per semester hour for in-state students and $268.00 per semester hour for out-of-state students. Students enrolled for six or more semester hours credit will be charged a $30 student activity fee and a $16 technology fee; those enrolled for less than six semester hours will be charged a $15 student activity fee and an $8 technology fee. No student activity will be charged during the Summer Term.