How to Apply for Medical Information Coder/Biller CCC

The Medical Information Coder/Biller college credit certificate is a limited-access program offered by the Health Sciences Institute at EFSC. The program begins every Fall. All students must be current EFSC students and must complete a Medical Information Coder/Biller Program application.

 For info on application steps, click categories below

See a Health Science Advisor

See a Health Science Advisor for information about prerequisite classes, deadlines, application materials and course scheduling.  

Verify EFSC General Admissions Status

All Medical Information Coder/Biller applicants must be current EFSC students in order to apply to the program. If you are not already a current EFSC student or if you have not attended in over a year, complete the application for admission to Eastern Florida State College prior to program application deadline. For new EFSC applicants, there is a $30 non-refundable application fee for admission that must be submitted at the time of application to the college. 

All general admissions requirements must be completed prior to applying to the Medical Information Coder/Biller program, including official high school and/or college transcripts, orientation, residency, etc.

Complete Required Courses

The following support courses must be completed prior to enrollment into core courses (HIMC) with a grade of "C" or better, within the last 10 years:

Course Number Course Title Credits Contact Hours
HSCC 1000 Introduction to Health Care 3 64
HSC 1532 * Advanced Medical Terminology 3 32
BSCC 1084 Survey of Human Anatomy & Physiology 4 96
CGS 2100 Microcomputer Applications 3 48
HSC 1554 Pathophysiology & Pharmacology 3 32
 *NOTE:  HSC 1531 Medical Terminology (2 credits) is not acceptable for the Medical Information Coder Biller CCC.

Complete Online Medical Coder/Biller Application

Complete the online Application for the Medical Coder/Biller Program or visit the Health Sciences Admissions Office for assistance. The application deadline is May 15th. The application must be submitted online.

There is a $25 non-refundable fee for this application. This fee must be paid online or to the cashier's office at your local EFSC campus, before the application deadline.

Submit Application Materials

Submit all application materials to the Health Sciences Admissions office in Cocoa (Building 20, Room 233):

  • An UNOFFICIAL copy of each and every college transcript is required. Unofficial EFSC transcripts can be accessed from myGPS or at www.floridashines.org.
  • Work Experience Form (if applicable)
  • A typed, one-page essay that addresses the following topic:  “Why are you choosing to enter the Health Information profession as a Medical Information Coder/Biller?”