Medical Office Assistant Certificate

This certificate program prepares students for work in doctors’ offices and hospital offices. The curriculum provides training for students in entry-level positions as well as for those who are upgrading existing skills.

Suggested/Sample Course Sequence

The sequence taken by the student may vary depending on prerequisites, course availability, and personal/ professional responsibilities.

(Major Code 5400; State CIP Code 51.0710)

First Semester

BOT 101Computerized Keyboarding (Program prerequisite or waiver exam)0-1
BOT 103Business English3
BOT 105Keyboarding and Formatting I3
BOT 106Intro to Business Computer Applications*3
BOT 115Electronic Calculators1
BOT 130Office Systems Concepts3
HC 130Medical Terminology for Healthcare Professions3
Total Hours16-17

Second Semester

BOT 110Skillbuilding I*1
BOT 122Medical Keyboarding*1
BOT 141Electronic Health Records*3
BOT 150Records Management*3
BOT 170Medical Coding and Billing*3
BOT 205Professional Image Development1
BOT 206
BOT 126
Total Hours12

Total Program Hours: 33-34