Monday, October 20th, 2014

Technical Certificate in Medical Office Management


The Technical Certificate in Medical Office Management is a component of the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Medical Office Management. This option takes thirty credit hours of study and qualifies students for immediate employment in businesses which involve Medical Office Management.

Technical Certificate in Medical Office Management Degree Checklist 

Course Requirements     ACTS Index Number* Credit Hours 
       
Fall Semester     15 
BUSS  1253  Records Management   
BUSS  2213  Medical Office Billing   
CISS  1013  Introduction to Computers*  CPSI 1003  
MEDL  1003  Introduction to Health Care Systems   
MEDL  2103  Medical Terminology   
       
Spring Semester     15 
BUSS  2003  Medical Transcription   
CISS  1253  Word Processing (Word)   
CISS  2223  Database Management (Access)   
ENGL  1013  Composition I  ENGL 1013  
MEDL  2003  Legal Concepts of Health Care   
       
Total     30 

 

*Keyboarding is a prerequisite if you have NO prior keyboarding experience.

 

*ARKANSAS COURSE TRANSFER SYSTEM (ACTS)

The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and the equitable treatment in the application of credits for the admissions and degree requirements. Course transferability is not guaranteed for courses listed in ACTS as “No Comparable Course.”  Additionally, courses with a “D” frequently do not transfer and institutional policies may vary. ACTS may be accessed on the Internet by going to the ADHE website and selecting Course Transfer (http://adhe.edu). Courses not having an ACTS number may also transfer. Please consult the receiving institution for complete transfer information.