FAQS

How Much Does It Cost?

Prices varies depending on the course – we suggest that new coders start with the CRC course as a “foot in the door” certification and is one of the shortest courses between beginning and certification eligibility.

How Does Payment Work? What Are Acceptable Payment Methods?

For onsite courses, a down payment of $1,500.00 followed by payment installments per course phase.

Payment plans are not available for A La Carte Courses (Preseason Training and Bootcamps)

We generally use PayPal, however, we do accept checks and cash.

Is OS2U Credentialed?

OS2U Training and Development Center has a Certificate of Approval from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC).

Our TWC school number is S4990

The school’s programs are approved by TWC.

 

If students have concerns about this school or any of its educational programs please let us know by following the grievance process outlined in the school’s catalog. TWC schools are responsible for ensuring and documenting that all students have received a copy of the school’s grievance procedures and for describing these procedures in the school’s published catalog.

Students dissatisfied with this school’s response to their complaint or who are not able to file a complaint with the school, can file a formal complaint with TWC, as well as with other relevant agencies or accreditors, if applicable. Information on filing a complaint with TWC can be found on TWC’s website at: www.texasworkforce.org/careerschoolstudents.

Texas Workforce Commission Career Schools and Colleges

Room 226T 101 East 15th St.

Austin, Texas 78778-0001

Phone: 512-936-3100

Is Everything Online Or Will I Have To Come Onsite?

Risk Adjustment and Outpatient Coding Courses are only available onsite.

Preseason Training and Bootcamps are based online. If the student is local and would like to pick up their books to eliminate shipping fee’s that is an available option.

What Kind Of Computer Will I Need To Be Successful?

We recommend a desktop with 2 monitors. It is not required to take the course but will be needed if you plan to work from home as a coder at some point.

Will I Be Able To Get A Job Right After I Pass My Exam?

Jobs for new coders can be hard to come by, but it is possible. OS2U will make every effort to make resources available to the coder to be successful. Likewise, by having the practicum as part of their course, the student gains 2 courses of coding experience.

Will I Be Able To Work For OS2 After I Complete My Course?

By graduating Magna cum lade, (95% average or higher), the student may position themselves for a potential seasonal contract with our sister company, OS2 Healthcare Solutions.

Will I Have Access To Someone Who Can Help Me With Something I Do Not Understand?

All students are given an introduction to an instructor that they may message at any time as needed.

How Long Is The Course?

Depending on the course the student chooses, the length may vary from 1-9 months.

What Is Included In My Tuition?

The course seat reserved in Moodle, course books, AAPC student membership, AAPC exam fee, AHIMA Virtual lab, and administrative fees.

 

Courses prices can be modified for those already holding an AAPC membership and any required books.