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Medical Office Administration A.A.S.

Associate in Applied Science
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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.


Courses requiring a grade of “C” or better: ACA, ACC, BUS, CIS and OST

First Semester (Fall)

Second Semester (Spring)

Third Semester (Summer)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
COM 231 Public Speaking 3
OST 132 Keyboard Skill Building 2
OST 149 Medical Legal Issues 3
OST 243 Med Office Simulation 3
OST 289 Administrative Office Mgt 3

Fifth Semester (Spring)

Subject Course Number Title Credit Hours
BUS 151 People Skills 3
OST 233 Office Publications Design 3
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
MED Major Elective 3
Semester Notes


  • ENG 110 may be substituted for ENG 111.
  • OST 247 and OST 248 may be substituted for the OST Major Elective with departmental approval. 


Total Credit Hours Required


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