Medical Records Skill Award

Required courses

  • MOA 180 - Medical Records
  • MOA 182 - Medical Terminology
  • MOA 183 - Billing and Coding
  • HIT 193 - Physician Coding (CPT)
  • BUSAD 50 - Internship

This award prepares you to work in a Medical Office, clinic, hospital, or any other healthcare agency as an entry-level employee.

Job function includes: managing medical records, reviewing disease and diagnosis auditing coding, submitting coding for billing reimbursing claims

This award can be completed in one semester, attending full time or two semesters part time.  Skill Award Application

This is ideal for high school juniors and seniors exploring career options in the healthcare industry and any others who are looking to get into the fastest growing industry.

Employment Data for Medical Records Skill Award


  • Employment 20,840
  • Employment per thousand 1.30
  • Location quotient 0.92
  • Hourly mean wage $23.48
  • Annual mean wage $48,840

Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division

  • Employment 5,790
  • Employment per thousand 1.37
  • Location quotient 0.96
  • Hourly mean wage $22.75
  • Annual mean wage $47,330

Further detailed information can be accessed by visiting the Bureau of Labor Statics, United States Department of Labor website