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Office Administration

MEDICAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT SPECIALIZATION

Associate of Applied Science Degree

ACCTech

This program provides office administration training with added emphasis in the tasks and knowledge pertaining to the medical field including medical terminology, medical coding, and application of office procedures specific to the medical office. One semester of internship provides practical application of specialized training.

  Semester I Credit Hours
  POFI 2301 Word Processing: MS Word I 3
  MATH 1332 College Mathematics 3
  POFT 1301 Business English 3
  POFI 1204 Computer Fundamentals: MS Windows/Outlook 2
    HPRS 1206 Essentials of Medical Terminology 2
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  16
  Semester II
  POFI 1449 Spreadsheets -- Excel 4
  POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I 3
  POFT 1321 Business Math 3
  POFT 1231 Numeric Keypad Applications -- Data Entry 2
  POFI 2350 Databases: Access 3
  POFI 2340 Advanced Word Processing: MS Word II 3
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  18
  Semester III
    ENGL 2311 Technical and Business Writing 3
  POFT 2331 Administrative Systems: Office Management 3
  ITSW 1310 Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software - PowerPoint 3
  POFM 1317 Medical Administrative Support 3
  POFM 1302 Medical Software Applications 3
  POFT 2312 Business Correspondence and Communication 3
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  18
  Semester IV
  POFT 1313 Professional Workforce: Office Management II 3
  HITT 1353 Legal and Ethical Aspects of Health Information 3
  POFT 2203 Speed and Accuracy Building 2
  +#  POFM 2386 Internship - Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary 3
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  17
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  TOTALS 69

  +Prerequisites: See Course Descriptions
  #Capstone course
  1Select from the appropriate section of the General Education Course List.