Career Step

Piedmont Community College offers three online medical training programs that lead to careers that are 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.

2020 Career Step Schedule *

REGISTRATION DEADLINE

START DATE OF CLASS

21 WEEK END DATE

 
January 21, 2020 January 23, 2020 June 17, 2020  
February 25, 2020 February 27, 2020 July 22, 2020  
March 24, 2020 March 26, 2020 August 19, 2020  
April 21, 2020 April 23, 2020 September 16, 2020  
May 26, 2020 May 28, 2020 October 21, 2020  
June 23, 2020 June 25, 2020 November 18, 2020  
July 21, 2020 July 23, 2020 December 16, 2020  
August 25, 2020 August 27, 2020 January 20, 2021  
September 22, 2020 September 24, 2020 February 17, 2021  
October 20, 2020 October 22, 2020 March 17, 2021  
November 10, 2020 November 12, 2020 ** April 7, 2021  
December 1, 2020 December 3, 2020   ** April 28, 2021  

 ** No Part II enrollment

  * 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)

To pay 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: 
     

Mail to:

Attn: Velma Drumwright
Piedmont Community College
P.O. Box 1197
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) 322-2156 or by email at careerstep@piedmontcc.edu.