The Medical Office Administration curriculum prepares individuals for employment as medical administrative personnel in the areas of medical office, medical billing and coding, dental office, patient services, and medical documents. Course work includes medical terminology, computer applications, medical office management, medical coding, medical insurance, and billing, medical, legal and ethical issues, oral and written communication, and other topics depending on the subject area selected within this curriculum. Graduates should qualify for employment opportunities in a variety of medical office positions in medical and dental offices, hospitals, insurance companies, laboratories, medical supply companies, and other healthcare-related organizations. Upon graduation, students may be eligible to sit for industry-recognized certification exams.

Required Developmental Courses


ENG 002

Credits: 3

MAT 003

Credits: 3

ENG 011

Credits: 2

MAT 043

Credits: 2

MAT 052

Credits: 2

MAT 071

Credits: 2

Semester 1


ACA-115

Credits: 1

OST-136

Credits: 3

OST-184

Credits: 3

Medical Terminology Choice

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Medical Terminology Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 2


BIO-163

Credits: 5

CIS-110

Credits: 3

ENG-111

Credits: 3

OST-248

Credits: 2

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 3


OST-149

Credits: 3

Social/Behavioral Science Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 4


HIT 211

Credits: 4

OST-164

Credits: 3

OST-247

Credits: 2

Humanities/Fine Arts Choice

*

Mathematics Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected

Semester 5


OST-249

Credits: 4

OST 264

Credits: 3

OST-286

Credits: 3

OST 288

Credits: 3

Communication Choice

*

*Credits are based on the course(s) selected