Medical Office Coding, OEC

The Occupational Endorsement Certificate is comprised of a total of 17 credits.  It is recommended that students start in the Spring or Summer since some certificate requirements are only offered in certain semesters at other UA campuses.  Students must earn a satisfactory grade (C or higher) in all courses to successfully complete the certificate program.  

  Spring  Semester  Fall Semester  Spring Semester 
One-Year Spring Start
  • MA A101 Medical Terminology (3 credits) (required)
  • BIOL A100 Human Biology (3 credits) (support course option) OR BIOL A111 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4 credits) (support course option)
  • MA A104 Essentials of Human Disease (3 credits) (required)
  • BIOL A112 Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4 credits) (support course option)
  • HLTH F235 Medical Coding (4 credits offered online via University of Alaska Fairbanks) OR MA A220 Coding for the Medical Office (3 credits offered online via UAA, Kodiak College) (required)
  • MA A235 Medical Insurance and Healthcare Documentation (3 credits) (support course option)
  • MA A320 Advanced Cases in Medical ( 2 credits offered online via UAA, Kodiak College) (required)
  Summer Semester Fall Semester  Spring Semester 
One-Year Summer Start

 

  • MA A101 Medical Terminology (3 credits) (required)
  • BIOL A100 Human Biology (3 credits) (support course option) OR BIOL A111 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4 credits) (support course option)
  • MA A104 Essentials of Human Disease (3 credits) (required)
  • BIOL A112 Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4 credits) (support course option)
  • HLTH F235 Medical Coding (4 credits offered online via University of Alaska Fairbanks) OR MA A220 Coding for the Medical Office (3 credits offered online via UAA, Kodiak College) (required)
  • MA A235 Medical Insurance and Healthcare Documentation (3 credits) (support course option)
  • MA A320 Advanced Cases in Medical ( 2 credits offered online via UAA, Kodiak College) (required)

Other Recommended Courses for this Occupation are:

  • BIOL 111 and 112 - Anatomy and Physiology
  • CIOS 101 and 102 - Keyboarding speed of 45 wpm
  • CIS 105 - Computer knowledge
  • CIOS 130A - Microsoft Word