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HIT & MBS Program Tuition and Fees

HIT Associate in Applied Science Degree Program*

There are a total of 109 credits in the Health Information Technology (HIT) degree program (including 20 prerequisite credits). The full-time HIT student, averaging 15 credits/quarter, can anticipate finishing the HIT degree program in 6 quarters, not including prerequisites. Overall tuition and programs costs vary. The following tuition/fee figures are estimates. Please also review TCC’s official tuition rate information.

*Overall tuition and program costs will be higher if a student's academic plan exceeds the prescribed 15 credits/quarter.

Tuition costs as of Aug. 2020
HIT AAS Degree Program - Washington State Residents

Tuition (based on 15 credits/quarter X 6 quarters)

$8,461

Books and Supplies

$1,800

Course Fees

$720

Student Approved Registration fees

$585

Annual Student Membership in AHIMA x 2 ($49 per year)

$98

RHIT Credential Examination fee

$229

CPNW Fee

$75

Verified Credentials Background Check

$72

Total HIT program costs for Washington State resident

$12,040*

HIT AAS Degree Program
Non-Washington State Residents with Waiver

Tuition (based on 15 credits/quarter X 6 quarters)

$9,382

Books and Supplies 

$1,800

Course Fees 

$720

Student Approved Registration fees

$585

Annual Student Membership in AHIMA x 2 ($49 per year)

$98

RHIT Credential Examination fee

$229

CPNW Fee

$75

Certified Background Check

$72

Total HIT program costs for non-Washington state residents with Waiver

$12,961*

Medical Billing Specialist (MBS) Certificate Program

There are 46-48 credits in the Medical Billing Specialist (MBS) certificate program (including 5 prerequisite credits). The full-time student, averaging 15 credits/quarter, can anticipate finishing the MBS Certificate program in 3 quarters. Overall tuition and programs costs vary. The following tuition/fee figures are estimates. Please also review TCC’s official tuition rate information.

Medical Billing Specialist (MBS) Certificate Program - Washington State Residents

Tuition (based on 15 credits/quarter X 3 quarters)

$4,230

Books and Supplies

$900

Course Fees

$360

Student Approved Registration fees

$293

Total MBS program costs for Washington state resident

$5,783*

Medical Billing Specialist (MBS) Certificate Program
Non-Washington State Residents with Waiver

Tuition (based on 15 credits/quarter X 3 quarters)

$4,691

Books and Supplies

$900

Course Fees

$360

Student Approved Registration fees

$293

Total MBS program costs for non-resident U.S. citizen

$6,244*

*Overall tuition and program costs will be higher if a student's academic plan exceeds the prescribed 15 credits/quarter. Students are also required to have health insurance and specific immunizations for their Professional Practice Experience.