Program Overview

Medical Office Administration

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*This program is financial aid eligible.
The Medical Office Administration curriculum prepares individuals for employment in medical and other health-care related offices.

Course work will include medical terminology; information systems; office management; medical coding, billing and insurance; legal and ethical issues; and formatting and word processing. Students will learn administrative and support functions and develop skills applicable in medical environments.

Employment opportunities are available in medical and dental offices, hospitals, insurance companies, laboratories, medical supply companies, and other health-care related organizations.
Next Application Deadline is Aug 07

Estimated Tuition & Fees

$5472.00

Degree Type

Associate

Location

Main Campus

Credit Hours

73

Program Stats

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Average Salary

$35,980
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Average Class Size

16
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Estimated Completion Time

18-19 months

Current and Upcoming Course Offerings

Course Number Title Credit Hours
ACA-122 College Transfer Success 1
ACC-115 College Accounting 4
BUS-110 Introduction to Business 3
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers 3
COM-231 Public Speaking 3
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3
MAT-110 Mathematical Measurement and Literacy 3
MED-121 Medical Terminology I 3
MED-122 Medical Terminology II 3
OST-130 Comprehensive Keyboarding 3
OST-136 Word Processing 3
OST-137 Office Applications I 3
OST-149 Medical Legal Issues 3
OST-164 Office Editing 3
OST-184 Records Management 3
OST-243 Med Office Simulation 3
WBL-110 World of Work 1
WBL-111 Work-Based Learning I 1