Medical Office Administration Associate Degree Course Requirements

Associate in Applied Science Course Hours Per Week
Semester
Class
Lab
Credit
FIRST SEMESTER (Fall)
ACA-115 Success & Study Skills 0 2 1
ACC-120 Prin of Financial Accounting or 3 2 4
   ACC-115    College Accounting
BIO-163 Basic Anat & Physiology 4 2 5
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 3
OST-131 Keyboarding 1 2 2
OST-141 Medical Terms I-Medical Office or
   MED-121    Medical Terminology I 3 0 3
14 8 18
SECOND SEMESTER (Spring)
ENG-114 Prof Research & Reporting or
   ENG-112    Writing/Research in the Disc 3 0 3
OST-132 Keyboard Skill Building 1 2 2
OST-137 Office Software Applications 2 2 3
OST-142 Medical Terms II-Medical Office or
   MED-122    Medical Terminology II 3 0 3
OST-164 Text Editing Applications 3 0 3
*** Soc./Behav. Sciences Elective 3 0 3
15 4 17
THIRD SEMESTER (Summer)
OST-134 Text Entry & Formatting 2 2 3
OST-136 Word Processing 2 2 3
*** Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3 0 3
7 4 9
FOURTH SEMESTER (Fall)
OST-138 Advanced Software Appl 2 2 3
OST-148 Med Coding, Billing & Insu 3 0 3
OST-149 Medical Legal Issues 3 0 3
OST-236 Adv Word/Information Proc 2 2 3
OST-241 Med Ofc Transcription I 1 2 2
*** OST Elective *** 2 2-3
*** 8 16-17
FIFTH SEMESTER (Spring)
BUS-260 Business Communications 3 0 3
OST-243 Medical Office Simulation 2 2 3
OST-286 Professional Development 3 0 3
OST-289 Administrative Office Mgt 2 2 3
10 4 12
Total Required Minimum Semester Hours Credit
72
***OST Electives:
OST-184 Records Management 2 2 3
OST-247 Procedure Coding 1 2 2
OST-248 Diagnostic Coding 1 2 2