This hybrid course uses a combination of online and face-to-face training to prepare students for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) Certified Professional Coder (CPC) credential exam. Students will learn medical coding, anatomy & physiology and medical terminology, using AAPC's Professional Medical Coding curriculum.
Course OutlineOnline training with face-to-face classroom sessions.
Learner OutcomesUpon successful completion of this program, students will be prepared to pass the AAPC Certified Professional Coder national exam and earn the CPC credential.
High School Diploma/GED minimum requirement.
Students are encouraged to have the below items:
Rolling Backpack/Wheeled Bookbag/Rolling Carrying Case
Medical Dictionary, any publisher
Highlighters (several colors)
Recommended Technical Requirements
Intermediate computer skills are required.
For the best performance, the recommendation is to use the following:
• Mozilla Firefox
• Safari 4 or above (can have longer load times for videos)
Functional Browsers (not optimal):
• Internet Explorer (Slow upload and can be glitchy with performance)
• Up-to-date Adobe Reader (for PDF downloads)