Academics

 

Medical office administration

(A25310)
Associate in Applied Science Degree

 
Suggested Course Sequence : (Hours per week)
 
Title
Class
Lab
Work Exp/ Clinical
Credits
           
FALL SEMESTER (First Year)
ACA 115 Success & Study Skills
0
2
0
1
ENG 110 Freshman Composition        
  OR        
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry
3
0
0
3
OST 131 Keyboarding
1
2
0
2
OST 137 Office Software Applications
1
2
0
2
OST 141 Medical Terms I - Medical Office
3
0
0
3
OST 148 Medical Coding, Billing, & Ins. 3 0 0 3
    12 6 0 15
           
SPRING SEMESTER (First Year)
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disc 3 0 0 3
  OR        
ENG 116 Technical Report Writing
3
0
0
3
OST 136 Word Processing
2
2
0
3
OST 138 Advanced Software Applications
2
2
0
3
OST 142 Medical Terms II - Medical Office
3
0
0
3
OST 184 Records Management
3
0
0
3
   
12
6
0
15
 
SUMMER SEMESTER (First Year)
Natural Science/Mathematics Elective 3 0 0 3
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective
3
0
0
3
    6 0 0 6
           
FALL SEMESTER (Second Year)        
OST 149 Medical Legal Issues
3
0
0
3
OST 153 Office Finanace Solutions
1
2
0
2
OST 164 Text Editing Applications
3
0
0
3
OST 236 Advanced Word Processing
2
2
0
3
OST 286 Professional Development
3
0
0
3
Major Elective       2
   
12
4
0
16
 
SPRING SEMESTER (Second Year)
Social/Behavioral Science Elective 3 0 0 3
OST 241 Medical Transcription I
1
2
0
2
OST 243 Medical Office Simulation
2
2
0
3
OST 281 Emer Issues in Med Ofc.
3
0
0
3
Major Elective         3
   
9
4
0
14
 

Major Electives  (Select a minimum of 5 credit hours)

BUS 110 Introduction to Business
3
0
0
3
CTS 130 Spreadsheet
2
2
0
3
OST 132 Keyboard Skill Building
1
2
0
2
OST 134 Text Entry & Formatting
2
2
0
3
OST 140 Internet Comm/Research
1
2
0
2
OST 242 Medical Office Transcription II
1
2
0
2
SPA 111 Elementary Spanish I
3
0
0
3
WBL 111 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 10 1
WBL 112 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 20 2
WBL 113 Work-Based Learning I 0 0 30 3
WBL 121 Work-Based Learning II 0 0 10 1
WBL 122 Work-Based Learning II
0
0
20
2
WBL 123 Work-Based Learning II 0 0 30 3
WBL 131 Work-Based Learning III 0 0 10 1
   
total semester hours required for a.a.s. degree
66
           
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