Medical Coding Specialist | Dipl
This program is eligible for free tuition
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Licensure Information

This diploma program is tailored to equip individuals with the skills needed to assign codes to diagnoses and procedures using nationally recognized coding systems.

Graduates of this program also acquire knowledge in medical insurance, reimbursement systems, and the correlation between coding and these crucial aspects of healthcare. The curriculum is designed to prepare students for the practical application of coding systems in medical facilities.

Whether aspiring to become medical coders or seeking a comprehensive understanding of the coding process in healthcare, participants in this program will be well-prepared for roles requiring expertise in medical coding and its vital connections to insurance and reimbursement systems.

Meet Your Advisor

Fran DeJong
Admissions Representative
Call  712.317.3345
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book Appointment

Required Classes for Medical Coding Specialist | Dipl

For a list of current required classes, visit:


Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Carmen Monk BS, CMA, AAMA
Medical Assistant Instructor
Call  712.317.3130
Sioux City Campus, Room A104
Renee Reeves, RHIT
Administrative Assistant-Medical Instructor
Call  712.317.3495

Licensure Information

Educational licensure is met in the following states: Iowa
Educational licensure is not met for the following states: None
If not listed above, determination has not yet been made for the remaining states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming


Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $8,944.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $9,202.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $600.00/semester **
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,400.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.
** The cost of books varies per program.