Medical Office Administration, AAS

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This curriculum prepares individuals for employment in medical and other health-care related offices.

Course work will include medical terminology; information systems; office management; medical coding, billing and insurance; legal and ethical issues; and formatting and word processing. Students will learn administrative and support functions and develop skills applicable in medical environments.

Employment opportunities are available in medical and dental offices, hospitals, insurance companies, laboratories, medical supply companies, and other health-care related organizations. Students can complete the courses required for this degree as online courses.

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Fall Semester 1
Prefix Number Title Class Lab Clinical Credit
ACA 111 College Student Success 1 0 0 1
BUS 110 Introduction to Business 3 0 0 3
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 2 2 0 3
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry 3 0 0 3
OST 136 Word Processing 2 2 0 3
OST 164 Text Editing Applications 3 0 0 3
    Totals 14 4 0 16
Spring Semester 1
CTS 130 Spreadsheet 2 2 0 3
OST 131 Keyboarding 1 2 0 2
OST 149 Medical Legal Issues 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:
       
ACC 115 College Accounting 3 2 0 4
ACC 120 Principles of Financial Accounting 3 2 0 4
Choose one of the following:
MAT 143   Quantitative Literacy 2 2 0 3
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I 3 2 0 4
    Totals 11-12 8 0 15-16
Summer Semester 1
MED 121 Medical Terminology I (1st half) 3 0 0 3
MED 122 Medical Terminology II (2nd half) 3 0 0 3
    Totals 6 0 0 6
Fall Semester 2
BUS 125 Personal Finance 3 0 0 3
ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting 3 0 0 3
MKT 223 Customer Service 3 0 0 3
OST 148 Medical Coding Billing and Insurance 3 0 0 3
OST 184 Records Management 2 2 0 3
    Totals 14 2 0 15
Spring Semester 2
BUS 260 Business Communication 3 0 0 3
OST 243 Medical Office Simulation 2 2 0 3
OST 289 Administrative Office Management 2 2 0 3
Choose one of the following:
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3 0 0 3
HUM 230 Leadership Development 3 0 0 3
Choose one of the following:
PSY 118 Interpersonal Psychology 3 0 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3 0 0 3
    Totals 13 4 0 15

revised 3/26/14

Degree: 
AAS
Program ID: 
A25310
Total Credits (Min): 
67
Total Credits (Max): 
68
Transfer Agreement(s): 
Yes
Transfer Baccalaureate: 
B.S. in Healthcare Management
Transfer College: 
Franklin University
Eligible for Financial Aid: 
Yes
Offered Online: 
Yes
Online Percentage: 
100%