Dental Front Office/Billing and Coding (ND)

Program Learning Outcomes: The student will learn specialized medical (orthodontics/dentistry), terminologies needed to complete appropriate forms in preparing, maintaining/filing, and charting medical records including insurance claims and using the Internet. This certificate program is designed for students who are preparing for a position in the office of dentists, dental clinics, oral surgeons’ offices, orthodontist offices, and allied facilities.

This certificate does not satisfy the major requirements for the Associate in Science degree.
 
PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS
CABOT 103 or equivalent CABOT 102 English for Business 4

CABOT 103 Business Vocabulary Development 3
  CABOT 104 Filing Methods and Systems 1

CABOT 50*  Internship
3
 

MOA 187

Dental Front Office/Dental Billing and Coding

4
   Select one of the following courses:
 
CABOT 102

CABOT 105
or
CABOT 260  
Introduction to Office Correspondence
Beginning Microsoft Office Applications
3
or
4
  TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 18-19
* Must be in a dental office.
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.

August 2018

Catalog 2018-2019

 Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records. For previous years requirements please see the catalog from that year.