Associate of Applied Science
The two-year Medical Office Administration Degree program offers a comprehensive curriculum tailored to meet the rising demand for skilled administrative professionals in the healthcare sector. In the first year, students focus on acquiring entry-level medical office skills, encompassing medical terminology, office management, appointment scheduling, and the basics of medical billing and coding. Emphasis is placed on practical training, ensuring graduates are adept at navigating the intricacies of a medical office environment.
Building upon this foundation, the second year provides opportunities for career expansion and specialization. Advanced courses cover topics such as healthcare information management, financial administration in healthcare, and human resources specific to the medical field. Additionally, students can explore special topics of interest and gain practical experience through internships. This program not only prepares graduates for immediate roles as medical office administrators but also positions them for continued professional development, enabling them to contribute effectively to the evolving landscape of medical services throughout the country.