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Medical Coding Schools in Alabama

There are four schools in the state of Alabama offering medical coding programs. 219 students graduated with degrees from Alabama medical coding schools in 2010. 199 of all these students graduated with certificates and 20 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

191 students graduate from programs in Alabama in medical coding, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from medical coding programs. Out of those, 199 students graduated with certificates in medical coding and 20 with an associate's level degree.

Four medical coding schools are located in Alabama. Out of these, four schools are private. Tuition at a private medical coding school varies from $12,100 to $14,745.

Average tuition for medical coding programs is $13,615. The highest tuition for medical coding programs, which is $14,745 every year, is at Remington College-Mobile, while the lowest tuition in this Dixie state is at Virginia College-Mobile.

Schools in this state offer certificates and associates degrees in medical coding.

Medical Coding Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

191 students graduate from programs in Alabama in medical coding, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of students who schools in the United States graduate from medical coding programs. Out of those, 199 students graduated with certificates in medical coding and 20 with an associate's level degree.

Medical Coding Program Completions in Alabama 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 30
  • Certificate 2007: 49
  • Certificate 2008: 155
  • Certificate 2009: 91
  • Certificate 2010: 199
  • Associate 2006: 3
  • Associate 2007: 6
  • Associate 2008: 9
  • Associate 2009: 28
  • Associate 2010: 20

Medical Coding Program Availability in Alabama

Alabama schools offer a total of six medical coding programs. Of these programs, approximately 66% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Medical Coding Program Availability in Alabama

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 2

Medical Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

Medical Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20390
  • 25th Percentile: 22960
  • Median: 27100
  • 75th Percentile: 32100
  • 90th Percentile: 37670

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18600
  • 25th Percentile: 21610
  • Median: 26600
  • 75th Percentile: 34140
  • 90th Percentile: 45590

Medical Transcriptionists — Salary by Percentile

Medical Transcriptionists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 17800
  • 25th Percentile: 22320
  • Median: 28050
  • 75th Percentile: 33400
  • 90th Percentile: 37930

Medical Secretaries — Employment Trend

Medical Secretaries — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 22940
  • Median Salary 2007: 23210
  • Median Salary 2008: 24980
  • Median Salary 2009: 26320
  • Median Salary 2010: 27100
  • Total Employed 2006: 3320
  • Total Employed 2007: 2910
  • Total Employed 2008: 2910
  • Total Employed 2009: 2590
  • Total Employed 2010: 2880

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Employment Trend

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 22130
  • Median Salary 2007: 23140
  • Median Salary 2008: 24900
  • Median Salary 2009: 26060
  • Median Salary 2010: 26600
  • Total Employed 2006: 3040
  • Total Employed 2007: 3070
  • Total Employed 2008: 2910
  • Total Employed 2009: 2710
  • Total Employed 2010: 2820

Medical Transcriptionists — Employment Trend

Medical Transcriptionists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 25460
  • Median Salary 2007: 26900
  • Median Salary 2008: 27470
  • Median Salary 2009: 27910
  • Median Salary 2010: 28050
  • Total Employed 2006: 1600
  • Total Employed 2007: 1490
  • Total Employed 2008: 1550
  • Total Employed 2009: 1300
  • Total Employed 2010: 1200

Alabama vs National Medical Coding Employment

Alabama vs National Medical Coding Employment

  • Employed in Alabama: 0.921% (6900)

Medical Coding Schools in Alabama

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1. Remington College - Mobile

828 Downtowner Loop W
Mobile, AL 36609
(251) 343-8200

Remington College-Mobile is near the heart of downtown and RC offers one medical coding program. Overall, 512 students pursue degrees in eight Remington programs. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering programs in medical coding.

2. Virginia College - Montgomery

6200 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, AL 36117-2800
(334) 277-3390x2901

Virginia College-Montgomery offers one program in medical coding and it is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 1,009 students seek degrees in ten Virginia College-Montgomery programs. This community college is the third oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering medical coding programs.

3. Virginia College - Mobile

3725 Airport Blvd- Suite 165
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 378-3052

Virginia College-Mobile is near the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in medical coding. Of those, this small school offers one medical coding certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in medical coding. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Alabama offering medical coding.

4. Virginia College - Huntsville

2800 Bob Wallace Ave
Huntsville, AL 35805-9945
(256) 533-7387

Virginia College-Huntsville is near the center of the city. It offers two programs in medical coding. Of those, students are offered one medical coding certificate by it and one associate's level medical coding degree. It is the oldest institution in the state of Alabama offering medical coding programs.