Medical Administrative Specialist - 50720

1050 clock hours

This program offers students a broad foundation of knowledge and skills necessary for a position as a Medical Secretary. The content includes the use of technology to develop communications and decision-making skills, the performance of office procedures and tasks specific to a medical office, and the production of quality work in an efficient manner using advanced features of business software applications. The program focuses on broad, transferable skills and stresses understanding and demonstration of the following requirements of the medical office: computerized patient billing, appointment scheduling, recordkeeping, medical terminology, machine transcription, and word processing. The program is offered in an open entry-open exit, self-paced individualized format and offers on- the-job training.

Gainful Employment

Degree Requirements

Required program:

OTA 0005Office Skills Training I (N)

75 hours

OTA 0006Office Skills Training II (N)

75 hours

OTA 0001Office Support Technology I (N)

75 hours

OTA 0002Office Support Technology II (N)

75 hours

OTA 0612Medical Office Technology I (N)

75 hours

OTA 0613Medical Office Technology II (N)

75 hours

OTA 0031Computer Applications I (N)

75 hours

OTA 0032Computer Applications II (N)

75 hours

OCA 0312Office Communications I (N)

75 hours

OCA 0313Office Communications II (N)

75 hours

OTA 0948Business Cooperative Education I - OJT (N)

150 hours

OTA 0949Business Cooperative Education II - OJT (N)

150 hours