Medical Office Specialist Certificate

This certificate program prepares students for medical office positions in hospitals, clinics, and physician offices. Emphasis is on learning medical terminology and working with electronic health records as well as developing communication, decision-making, problem-solving skills; and the use of current web tools and software application programs. The program provides training for students in entry-level positions as well as for those who are upgrading existing skills. 

(Major Code 5310; State CIP Code 51.0710)

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First Semester

BOT 105Business Document Preparation and Management*3
BOT 130Business Office Procedures3
CPCA 128PC Applications: MS Office3
ENGL 121Composition I*3
HC 130Medical Terminology for Healthcare Professions3
Total Hours15

Second Semester

BOT 141Electronic Health Records Applications3
BOT 170Introduction to Medical Coding and Billing*3
BOT 260Desktop Publishing for the Office: Publisher*3
CPCA 118Groupware: Outlook*1
CPCA 121Introduction to Project Management*1
CPCA 228PC Applications II: MS Office*3
MIRM 142Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare3
Total Hours17

Total Program Hours: 32