Administrative Support Technology – Medical Office Specialist

Administrative Support Technology
Medical Office Specialist (298-02)

PROGRAM OF STUDY
FIRST YEAR FALL

Course # Course Title Credit
AST 101 Keyboarding I 2
AST 102 Keyboarding II 2
AST 107 Editing/Proofreading 3
AST 108 Telephone Techniques 1
HIM 150 Health Records 3
HIM 113 Medical Terminology and Disease Processes I 3
HIM 130 Healthcare Information Systems 3
SDV 100 College Success Skills 1
Eligible for HDM HIPAA Certification
FIRST YEAR SPRING
AST 141 Word Processing I 3
Eligible for Microsoft Office Specialist Word Core Certification
AST 271 Medical Office Procedures 3
HIM 114 Medical Terminology and Disease Processes II 3
HIM 230 Legal Aspects of Health Record Documentation 2
HIM 251 Clinical Experience 3
Eligible for National Health Career Association Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist Certification
SECOND YEAR FALL
ACC 115 Applied Accounting 3
AST  205 Business Communications 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
AST 243 Office Administration I 3
    Humanities Elective 3
    Social Science Elective 3
SECOND YEAR SPRING
AST 244 Office Administration II 3
AST 290 Coordinated Internship 3
Eligible for Career Readiness Certifications while enrolled in AST 290
ITE  140 Spreadsheet Software 3
MTH 132 Business Math 3
     Social Science or Humanities Elective 3
Total Program Credits 68

Notes and Additional Curriculum Options 

Course substitutions may be available. Please see an advisor for more information.

 

For Further Information, Contact:

Jane Jones
jjones@mecc.edu 276.523.2400 ext. 249
Sabrina Ward
sward@mecc.edu 276.523.2400 ext. 224
Tommy Clements, Dean of Applied Science and Technology
tclements@mecc.edu 276.523.2400 ext. 431