Administrative Assistant - Medical | AAS
This program is eligible for free tuition
Associate of Applied Science
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Licensure Information

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.

Meet Your Advisor

Fran DeJong
Admissions Representative
Call  712.317.3345
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book Appointment

Required Classes for Administrative Assistant - Medical | AAS

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Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Carmen Monk BS, CMA, AAMA
Medical Assistant Instructor
Call  712.317.3130
Sioux City Campus, Room A104
Renee Reeves, RHIT
Administrative Assistant-Medical Instructor
Call  712.317.3495

Licensure Information

Educational licensure is met in the following states: Iowa
Educational licensure is not met for the following states: None
If not listed above, determination has not yet been made for the remaining states: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming


Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $13,520.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $13,910.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester **
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,400.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.
** The cost of books varies per program.