Sunday, December 4th, 2016

Associate of Applied Science in Medical Office Management


The Medical Office Management AAS degree program includes a broad exposure to the functional areas of business and the technical courses required to develop those skills necessary for competence as a Medical Office Manager. The program is composed of 60 credit hours and includes instruction in legal concepts, health care systems and medical insurance.

Associate of Applied Science in Medical Office Management Degree Checklist 

Course Requirements  ACTS Index Number* Credit Hours 
       
Fall Semester     15 
ACCT  2103  Principles of Accounting I  ACCT 2003  
BUSS  2023  Business Organization & Management  
BUSS 2213 Medical Office Billing
CISS  1013  Introduction to Computers  CPSI 1003  
ENGL 1013 Composition I ENGL 1013
       
Spring Semester     15 
BUSS  1213  Business Communications BUS 2013  
BUSS  2003  Medical Transcription   
CISS  1353  Electronic Spreadsheet  
MEDL  2003  Legal Concepts of Health Care   
MEDL  2103  Medical Terminology   
       
Fall Semester     15 
BUSS 2103  Human Resource Management  
CISS  1253  Word Processing  
MATH  1063 AAS Math for Business  
(Math 1053 College Algebra, ACTS Index # MATH 1103, or MATH 1153 Quantitative Literacy, ACTS Index # MATH 1113, substitute requires dean’s approval.)
PSYC  2303  General Psychology PSYC 1103  
SOCI 2413 Sociology SOCI 1013  
*3-credit hour approved elective; choose from the following list.
       
Spring Semester     15 
ACCT  2203  Payroll Accounting   
BUSS  2303  Personal Finance  
ENGL  2253  Technical Writing   
(ENGL 1023 Composition II, ACTS Index # ENGL 1023, substitute requires dean’s approval.) 
SPCH  1313  Principles of Speech  SPCH 1003  
*3-credit hour approved elective; choose from the following list.
       
Six hours chosen from the following approved electives:
BIOL 1003 Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology I
BIOL 1013 Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology II
BUSS 1253 Records Management
BUSS 2903 Internship (with advisor recommendation)
CISS 1203 Ethics in Technology
CISS 2223 Database Management
(Other electives may be substituted, but ONLY with advisor approval.)
Total 60

 

*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.