Program Description

The Health Insurance Business Certificate is designed to prepare learners for employment associated with reimbursement/insurance in all types of health care organizations, insurance companies or government agencies.

Financial Aid

Not Available

Available

100% Online

Availability

Courses for this program may be available at a variety of campus locations through multiple modes of delivery if you meet the admission requirements and prerequisites.

100%
at Wausau
100%
at Antigo
100%
at Medford
100%
at Phillips
100%
at Spencer
100%
at Wittenberg
100%
at Online

* Campus and online availability of courses and programs may be subject to change.

Outcomes

Graduates will be able to…

  • Explain the principles of administration and organization of health care delivery systems utilized in a variety of settings
  • Make use of the touch method of keying on the alpha and numeric keyboards with speed and accuracy
  • Utilize medical terminology in performing essential functions in a health business environment
  • Provide the successful principles of customer service in person, in writing and/or on the phone
  • Protect the confidentiality of health-related information by adhering to security/privacy/confidentiality policies, rules and regulations
  • Prepare and/or analyze health insurance claims according to health insurance payer guidelines

Courses

The Health Insurance Business Certificate is a 19 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

First Term

WORD 2016 LEVEL 1 1.00
10-KEY BY TOUCH 1.00
COMPUTER KEYBOARDING 1.00
FUNDAMENTALS OF HEALTH INSURANCE 3.00
ADMINISTRATION & ORGANIZATION OF HEALTH CARE 3.00

Second Term

LONG-TERM CARE/MEDICARE/MEDICAID 2.00
INTEGRATING THE DELIVERY AND FINANCING OF HEALTHCARE 3.00
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY 3.00
CUSTOMER SERVICE 2.00
CULTURE OF HEALTHCARE 2.00

Credit for Prior Learning Available

View All Detailed Course Information

Transfer Information

The following transfer guides executed in partnership with post-secondary institutions are based on articulation agreements and are a guide to provide an easy way to understand how credits transfer.

School Name Degree Name
Colorado State University-Global Campus B.S. in Business Management
UW Green Bay Bachelor of Applied Studies-Integrative Leadership Studies

Admissions Process

Our application process takes just a few minutes to complete, but we want to make sure you have the things you’ll need on hand to complete the application. We’re here to help if you have any questions while submitting your application.

Fill out our application

The application can be submitted online and takes just a few minutes to complete.

Apply Now

What’s Next?

We’ll review your application and let you know if we need anything else. If you’re all set, your acceptance letter will be mailed to you.