Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate
Credits Required: 31 (2017-2018 Academic Year)
The Medical Administrative Assistant track will prepare graduates to work in a variety of hospitals and other healthcare-related businesses and settings. Students w will participate in hands-on, true-to-life work situations in order to become a skilled office professional.
Studies will range from standard office skills and office procedures to developing expertise in Internet, e-mail, project management, and Microsoft Office software. This program, tailor made for today’s healthcare office professional, will provide the knowledge to efficiently handle medical coding, billing, and terminology.
Mastering such skills will give you the edge today’s employers are looking for in medical administrative professionals. Graduates of the program are prepared for positions such as: medical administrative assistant, medical office assistant, medical records assistant and medical secretary.
Students completing required courses will be eligible to take the exam for Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) certification, the globally recognized standard for desktop skills with the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook).
Curriculum - 1st Year
First Semester - 16 Credits
|OFFT 101||Keyboarding Introduction ||1.00|
|OFFT 110||Internet For Office ||3.00|
|OFFT 120||Microsoft Word-MOS Expert Cert. ||3.00|
|OFFT 125||Microsoft Excel-MOS Expert Cert ||3.00|
|OFFT 140||Medical Terminology ||3.00|
|WRIT 101||English Composition ||3.00|
Second Semester - 15 Credits
|OFFT 141||Medical Terminology Applications ||3.00|
|OFFT 155||Office Procedures ||3.00|
|OFFT 170||Microsoft Outlook-MOS Certificatio ||3.00|
|OFFT 180||Medical Coding ||3.00|
|OFFT 185||Medical Insurance/Patient Billing ||3.00|