Medical Billing and Coding Professional

medical billing and coding schools in Sacramento

DIPLOMA PROGRAM
Obtain billing and coding skills, including ICD-10 and CPT, along with office skills used in a variety of healthcare settings

Sacramento Medical Billing and Coding Training Program

MTI College’s Medical Billing and Coding certification program gives you the skills and knowledge to work as a healthcare professional in outpatient facilities, including nursing homes, medical offices and other healthcare facilities. Our medical billing and coding training curriculum helps you become proficient in:

  • Insurance billing
  • Medical coding of records
  • Administrative office duties
  • Using Medisoft practice management software
  • Electronic Health Records (EHR)
  • Computer skills
  • Problem‐solving and organizational skills

Contact MTI College of Sacramento today, so we can help you advance your career in healthcare.

Demand for Medical Billing Professionals

More and more qualified professionals are needed in the medical field every year! As people age, they often require more medical care. Therefore, as the Baby Boomer generation begins to age, it is not surprising that the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that jobs for medical billing and coding professionals will have significant growth.

The Medical Billing and Coding certification program at MTI College of Sacramento gives you the training needed to become qualified for an exciting healthcare career in billing and coding. Plus, the flexibility of our Medical Billing and Coding program allows you to attend classes during the day or the evening to fit your schedule.


MTI College Healthcare Program Testimonials and Careers

Graduates from MTI’s healthcare program have opportunities to go into solid careers upon completion of their program and certification exams. Our job placement assistance staff will also be at your disposal to help you prepare for your job search. Find out what some of our alumni think about their time at MTI’s healthcare program and what they’re doing with their training. Also, learn more about the types of medical fields graduates of our program can target after completion of the program.

Student Jenette Edwards

I have enjoyed working with the teachers. They pushed me to do my best and to work hard. MTI prepared me with all the skills I needed to work in the real world.

Jenette Edwards, Medical Assisting

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Medical Billing and Coding Professional Career Description

Medical billing and coding professionals (MBCP) are reliable and deadline oriented. They are well‐organized employees who can interact with physicians, patients and other personnel during the course of their day. MBCP’s are able to write well and express themselves in a professional manner. They also enjoy paying attention to details, and are comfortable learning and using technology and the latest electronic healthcare record (EHR) software. Medical billing and coding professionals help organize patient information. You’ll use EHR software to track and code each visit. Medical billers help determine the amount of money the patient or their insurance provider, Medicaid or Medicare reimburses your office. Sometimes coders keep track of statistics, as well. Becoming a medical billing and coding professional gives you an opportunity to make a difference and enjoy a career in the healthcare industry.

Learn More

To get started with your enrollment or to get any questions you have answered, give us a call today (916) 339-1500 or send us a message using the form on the right-hand side of your screen. We look forward to helping you grow your healthcare career.

The application process to MTI’s Medical Billing and Coding school can be started by filling out the online application. Upon completion, you will be contacted by and MTI admissions advisor who will guide you through the rest of the application process.

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Review Program Assessment Data

PDF File Medical Billing and Coding Professional Program Assessment 2011 (PDF)


Program Details

Median Loan Debt Incurred by Students

Median Loan Debt: *

* Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Registration: $15,330
Books and Supplies: $2,264

Job Placement Rate

Award Year Adjusted Job Placement Rate: *
Award Year Unadjusted Job Placement Rate: *

* We are not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.

* Future results may vary. MTI’s job placement rate calculations are based on the award year July 1 to June 30. The unadjusted rate represents the percentage of total graduates who obtain employment in or related to their field of study. The adjusted rate represents the percentage of graduates who are actively looking for work and obtain employment in or related to their field of study. The adjusted rate does not include graduates who are not looking for work for reasons such as continuing education, remaining at current place of employment, military service, health issues, death, etc. For a complete explanation of MTI’s placement calculations, please visit: Job Placement Rate Calculation


All information provided in compliance with U.S. Code 75 FR 66948 §668.6.

Review Gainful Employment data in compliance with U.S. Code 34 CFR 668.6(b)(2)(iv).


More Medical Training Options

In addition to the following Medical Billing and Coding certification program, MTI College of Sacramento also offers two other diploma programs: the Medical Assistant diploma program as well as a Phlebotomy certification. Browse our other healthcare training programs to learn which one is right for you.


Learn more in the 2017 MTI College Catalog (PDF).


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