Career Step

Piedmont Community College offers three online medical training programs that lead to careers in high demand. 
 
From the comfort of your home you may now learn to be a Medical Transcription Editor, Professional Medical Coder and Biller, and a Medical Administrative Assistant Electronic Health Record (EHR) Specialist.

Medical Transcription Editor and Professional Medical Coding and Billing consist of two 21 week sessions. Medical Administrative Assistant with EHRs consists of only one 21 week session. Each session costs $180. A foot pedal is included with Medical Transcription Editor. Books are included with Professional Medical Coding and Billing. Medical Administrative Assistant with EHR include the ezEMRx software.

At this time, please note that we are able to offer this program only to North Carolina Residents.

Mac computers are not recommended as some of the online resources and programs are not compatible.

 

  
2019 CAREER STEP CLASS SCHEDULE*
REGISTRATION DEADLINE START DATE OF CLASS 21 WEEK END DATE
January 22, 2019 January 24, 2019 June 19, 2019
February 26, 2019 February 28, 2019 July 24, 2019
March 26, 2019 March 28, 2019 August 21, 2019
April 23, 2019 April 25, 2019 September 18, 2019
May 21, 2019 May 23, 2019 October 16, 2019
June 25, 2019 June 27, 2019 November 20, 2019
July 23, 2019 July 25, 2019 December 18, 2019
August 20, 2019 August 22, 2019 January 15, 2020
September 24, 2019 September 26, 2019 February 19, 2020
October 22, 2019 October 24, 2019 March 18, 2020
November 12, 2019 November 14, 2019 April 8, 2020
December 3, 2019 December 5, 2019 April 29, 2020

 * Dates subject to change

          

To register and pay:

For online registration, fill out and submit our Secure Registration Form. Once your registration is submitted and our office has contacted you about submitting your payment, you can then call the Business Office to pay by phone using a credit or debit card. (Visa or MasterCard only)

By mail (with check or money order.)
  1. Download the registration form.
  2. Make the check payable to PCC.
  3. Send registration form and payment to: 

Attn: Velma Drumwright
Piedmont Community College
105 North Main Street
Roxboro, NC  27573

Visit http://www.careerstep.com/piedmont for more information on the Career Step online programs.

For additional assistance, please contact Velma Drumwright at (336) 599-0032 or by email at careerstep@piedmontcc.edu.