Medical Billing and Coding Certificate

The Office of Professional Advancement (OPA) is excited to announce that in partnership with our TOPPEL Career Center at the University of Miami is now offering to our Medical and Billing and Coding Certificate Program students and alumni a comprehensive suite of career services available via our career services platform Handshake.  

What is Handshake?

Handshake is a career services platform created for students and alumni to use in their career development. It is used by over 200,000 employers, including all Fortune 500 companies! Thousands of internships and job opportunities are posted on Handshake by employers specifically looking to hire students. 

All Medical Billing and Coding students will have a Handshake account that is automatically created for them once they begin their program of study at the U. Once you receive an email notification, all you have to do is log in to Handshake to activate your account. Handshake will then recommend certain positions to you based on your profile, allowing for easy searching. Completing and updating your profile will provide Handshake with a better idea of which job and internship listings you may be interested in.

Here are some of the awesome things you can do with Handshake:

  • Apply for jobs & internships
  • Register for career fairs, workshops, & info sessions
  • Upload your resume for an online critique from the Toppel Career Center
  • Research thousands of employers
  • Network with recruiters and other students for career insights