Quick Degree Finder
CollegeAtHome.com is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.
Medical Coding in Michigan

The Top 3 Online Schools: Get Free Info

  • Walden University Btn_top_more_info
  • Capella University Btn_top_more_info
  • American Intercontinental University Btn_top_more_info
Ad Cliff Notes Ad Open Course

There are schools offering medical coding classess in Michigan!

You may want to consider online colleges as well!
Great programs and courses just at the click of your finger!

Schools Offering Medical Coding Programs in Michigan

Around 0.1% of Michigan's graduates graduate from medical coding certificate programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 162 medical coders graduate from Michigan's 15 medical coding schools.

Top Schools

Everest Institute-Grand Rapids, which is located in Grand Rapids, is the top-ranked school in Michigan that has a medical coding program. It received a ranking of 67th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Everest Institute-Grand Rapids graduated 39 students from its medical coding program.

The second-ranked school in Michigan with a medical coding program is Ferris State University, which is located in Big Rapids. In 2010, it was ranked 71st nationwide. 0 students graduated with certificate in medical coding from Ferris State University in 2010. The tuition rate at Ferris State University was $9,930 per year.

The third-ranked school in Michigan that has a medical coding program is Gogebic Community College. Gogebic Community College, which was ranked 76th in the country in 2010, is located in Ironwood. In 2010, Gogebic Community College graduated 2 students from its medical coding programs. Gogebic Community College charged in-state students $3,340 in tuition fees per year.


Medical coding schools in Michigan, charge students an average tuition of $4,068 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $11,964 per year, or as little as $2,028 per year. In 2010, the medical coding schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Michigan were:

  1. Davenport University - located in Grand Rapids, students are charged $11,964 per year
  2. Ferris State University - located in Big Rapids, students are charged $9,930 per year
  3. Baker College of Auburn Hills - located in Auburn Hills, students are charged $7,380 per year

The following Michigan medical coding schools had the lowest tuition rates:

  1. West Shore Community College - located in Scottville, students are charged $2,028 per year
  2. Oakland Community College - located in Bloomfield Hills, students are charged $2,106 per year
  3. Mid Michigan Community College - located in Harrison, students are charged $2,156 per year

A medical coding certificate from a Michigan school... what next?

Most people who graduate from medical coding school in Michigan go on to work as a medical coder. In 2010, there were 4,700 medical coders working in Michigan. The largest populations of Michigan medical coders are working in the following counties:

  1. Lapeer County - 970 medical coders
  2. Wayne County - 680 medical coders
  3. Washtenaw County - 510 medical coders

Projected Growth

The government projects that by 2018, the number of medical coders in the state of Michigan will grow to 5,990. This would require a 15% growth in the profession.


A medical coder in Michigan makes an average of $35,620 per year. In 2010, however, some Michigan medical coders earned as little as less than $17,720 per year or as much as more than $57,010 per year. On average a medical coder earns the most in the following Michigan counties:

  1. Allegan County - $39,360 per year
  2. Calhoun County - $38,860 per year
  3. Jackson County - $38,790 per year

A medical coder in the following counties in Michigan make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Saginaw County - $27,740 per year
  2. Alcona County - $27,840 per year
  3. Alger County - $30,890 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Michigan statistics regarding a career in medical coding and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as administrative assisting or health information management.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Medical Coding in Michigan
  • Certificate in Medical Coding in Michigan

Want to study at your own time and pace?

Consider Online Schools as a great alternative flexible option to earn a degree!

View Online Schools

Curious what studying Medical Coding gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Michigan

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians 4,700 $35,620 -2.5%

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are medical coding related jobs in Michigan