Diploma in Medical Office Administration (D25310)

This 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.

Suggested Sequence of Courses
FALL SEMESTER 1
ACA 115--Success and Study Skills
*CIS 111--Basic PC Literacy
ENG 111--Expository Writing
MED 121--Medical Terminology I
OST 130--Keyboarding
OST 149--Medical Legal Issues
SPRING SEMESTER 1
BUS 260--Business Communication
MED 122--Medical Terminology II
OST 148--Medical Coding, Billing and Insurance
OST 164--Text Editing
FALL SEMESTER 2
BUS 121--Business Math
**ENG 115--Oral Communication
OST 184--Records Management
OST 241--Medical Office Transcription I
OST 243--Medical Office Simulation
OST 289--Office Systems Management
*May be substituted by CIS 110--Introduction to Computers
**May be substituted by COM 231--Public Speaking


2011-2012 Gainful Employment Data
Medical Office Administration Diploma (D25310)
SOC Code(s)O*Net Occupations
43-1011.00 First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers
Tuition and FeesBooks and SuppliesTotal Cost of Program
$2917$2168$5085
Normal Time to Complete / Semester Credit Hours
1.5 Years / 43
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