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; CIP Code 51.0710)

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Fall Semester

BOT 105Business Document Preparation and Management*3
BOT 130Business Office Procedures3
BOT 141Electronic Health Records Applications3
CSS 128PC Applications: MS Office3
HC 130Medical Terminology for Healthcare Professions3
Total Hours15

Spring Semester

BOT 170Introduction to Medical Coding and Billing*3
BOT 260Desktop Publishing for the Office: Publisher*3
CSS 118Groupware: Outlook*1
CSS 121Introduction to Project Management*1
CSS 228PC Applications II: MS Office*3
ENGL 121Composition I*3
MIRM 142Legal and Ethical Issues in Healthcare3
Total Hours17
Total Program Hours: 32

This course has registration requirements.