Enter and Succeed in the Business Arena of Healthcare

  • 20 classes
  • 90 credits
  • 1 Associate Degree

The Career you’ve always wanted


take the path
to a rewarding career

The mission of the Associate of Applied Science in Medical Insurance, Billing, and Coding program is to prepare students to be knowledgeable about proper identification of medical codes used by insurance companies and to teach students how to use medical office software to process medical insurance bills. It provides comprehensive exposure to the administration of insurance billing and coding. The program explores the many specialty areas of the medical insurance industry. Students gain the competency and experience necessary to succeed in these highly specialized fields.

The skills you will master in

  • Analyze and Interpret patient medical records
  • Filing claims
  • Insurance verification
  • Assigns Codes
  • Handle insurance appeals
  • Auditing charges
  • Inpatient Billing
  • Collection of payments
  • Submit EOBs
  • Coding ICD-10
  • Coordinating insurance reimbursement
  • Customer service
  • Handle routine patient and insurance inquiries
  • Outpatient Billing
  • Queries physicians
  • Account reconciliation
  • Prepare medical billing invoices
  • Submitting claims
  • Abstract codes
  • Electronic Medical Records (EMR) or Electronic Health Records (EHR)

complete your
Associate of Applied Science in Medical Insurance Billing and Coding

through classroom instruction at one of our Virginia campuses, online instruction, or a combination of both.

total required for graduation

90
credits

20
classes

Earn Your AASMIBC
on Your Time
CampusOnline

On Campus or online

Where our classes are offered

Time

5 - 10 weeks

Time needed to complete a class

Calander

24 Months

Time needed to finish an associate’s degree

Program Requirements

Complete Your Degreeby meeting the following program requirements
  • Complete Core Requirements
  • Complete Arts and Science Requirements
  • Optionally complete specialization requirements
  • Complete Electives requirement

Core Requirements

Complete following core requirements for AASMIBC

Core Requirements

Complete all of the following courses

CIS110
Computer Office Applications
HIM220
Legal Regulatory Issues
MED120
Medical Terminology
MED130
Medical Insurance, Billing, & Coding
MED160
Medical Computer Applications
MED270
Medical Finance & Insurance
MIB129
Anatomy for Non-Clinical Majors
MIB130
Diseases of the Human Body
MIB210
Diagnostic & Procedures Coding
MIB220
Clinical & Diagnostic Procedures 1
MIB230
Clinical & Diagnostic Procedures 2
MIB240
Case Studies in Coding of Patients
MIB250
Medical Reimbursement Systems
MIB260
Electronic Medical Billing
MIB290
Medical Insurance, Billing, & Coding Externship

Arts & Sciences

Stratford offers following specialization in AASMA

Arts

Select 5 courses from

Arts
See Arts & Sciences section of 2015-2016 Catalog
Sciences
See Arts & Sciences section of 2015-2016 Catalog
  • Core
    Requirements

    Core
    Requirements

    Stratford offers following specialization in AASMA

    • Core Requirements

      Complete all of the following courses

      CIS110
      Computer Office Applications
      HIM220
      Legal Regulatory Issues
      MED120
      Medical Terminology
      MED130
      Medical Insurance, Billing, & Coding
      MED160
      Medical Computer Applications
      MED270
      Medical Finance & Insurance
      MIB129
      Anatomy for Non-Clinical Majors
      MIB130
      Diseases of the Human Body
      MIB210
      Diagnostic & Procedures Coding
      MIB220
      Clinical & Diagnostic Procedures 1
      MIB230
      Clinical & Diagnostic Procedures 2
      MIB240
      Case Studies in Coding of Patients
      MIB250
      Medical Reimbursement Systems
      MIB260
      Electronic Medical Billing
      MIB290
      Medical Insurance, Billing, & Coding Externship
  • Arts & Sciences

    Arts & Sciences

    Stratford offers following specialization in AASMA

    • 1. Arts

      Arts

      Select 5 courses from

      Arts
      See Arts & Sciences section of 2015-2016 Catalog
      Sciences
      See Arts & Sciences section of 2015-2016 Catalog

apply what you’ve learned through

capstone projects

  • professional research
  • cumulative application
  • real world solutions
Team Environment

Team environment

we are ready

at stratford university.

are you

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