Skip to content
Request Info Icon - Western Tech - El Paso, TX Request Information
Request Information Request Info Icon - Western Tech - El Paso, TX


We Value Your Privacy We know you are anxious to get started on your new career. By pressing the button in the form on this page, I understand that Western Technical College may call and/or text me about educational services at the phone number provided, including a wireless number, using automated technology. Your information will only be used by Western Technical College. We do not and will not sell your information to any other party. Please note, that you are not required to provide this consent to attend our institutions.


As long as there are doctors, there’s going to be a need for medical billers and coders! In Texas, job openings in this field are expected to grow by 15 percent through 2026.*

Medical Billers and coders are partners with practicing physicians all over the country, guaranteeing correct payments for services. Their work provides financial stability for healthcare providers and improves communication among healthcare professionals, insurance companies, and patients.  In addition to jobs in medical facilities, opportunities in other areas can include health insurance companies, medical suppliers, and consulting.

Virtual Appointments Available

Fields marked with an * are required

By submitting this form, you give express written consent for Western Technical College to contact you regarding our programs and services using email, telephone, or text. Message and data rates may apply. For more information: 1-800-225-5984 or 1-866-297-6127.

I understand *


Learn From the Best: Our Medical Billing and Coding certificate program is taught by instructors who have years of Real World experience. From coding to health claims, you’ll use modern technology to learn all the ins and outs of this growing field.

Online Program: Whether you’re a working adult or a busy parent (or both!), Western Tech’s 100 percent online program is how you can move your life forward while working on your Medical Billing and Coding Certificate without turning it upside down. Our online platform is user friendly and will ensure you have the support you need to be successful.

Accelerated Program: Our Medical Billing and Coding certificate program is only 14-months long and will provide you with the skills you need to become a successful coder…. faster!

Certifications: Having certifications in the health industry is a must and crucial to your success. We got you covered! Once you get closer to graduating, you’ll be able to test for industry standard certifications through the following organizations:

  • National Healthcare Association (NHA) – Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist
  • American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) – Professional Coder Apprentice
  • American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) – Certified Coding Specialist

Internship Opportunities: Before you graduate, the time will come for you to put the skills you learned in the classroom and apply them in a Real World setting! As an Intern, you will have the opportunity to work hands on in a professional environment, network with other professionals in your field, explore different careers, and build your resume. You will have a dedicated Internship Coordinator that will personally work with you and many of our industry partners to provide you the exposure and experience you need to get ready for the Real World.


Coding Specialist
Insurance Specialist
Medical Records Clerk
Claims Adjuster
Collection Specialist
Medical Office Manager
Medical Secretary


Equipped for Your Success

100% online for instruction
Microsoft Office
SIM Chart with practice management software
Health Claims using CMS-1500 & UB-04
Internship Program

*U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Hinduja Global Solutions Logo
“We hire graduates from Western Tech because of the quality and caliber of the students. Also, Western Tech is a locally owned school and your staff has provided us with great support. Thank you so much.” – Debbie Hagans | Senior Trainer – Aetna Operations

Additional Program and Outcomes Details

Additional Program and Outcomes Details can be found on our disclosures page.