Medical Office Management

Program Number: 10-160-3
School Year: 2020-2021
Associate of Applied Science Degree
Campus: Fond du Lac
This program is eligible for financial aid

Advance your current career in health care or get started in the industry in less than two years with a Medical Office Management associate degree from Moraine Park Technical College.

About the Program

Launch your career in the health care industry with a Medical Office Management degree from Moraine Park.

Medical office managers play a crucial role in the health care industry by planning and coordinating all aspects of medical and health services, including facility operations, clinical departments, and even management of a group practice of physicians.

The program is comprised of a progressive career ladder transitioning from two certificates (Administrative Medical Assistant and Medical Billing Specialist) --> technical diploma (Medical Office Specialist) --> associate degree (Medical Office Management).  Students will also earn a local certificate (Health Care Leadership).  

What You’ll Learn

Medical Office Management students gain knowledge in health care leadership practices, perform quality and risk management assessments, understand medical terminology and human anatomy, practice legal and ethical compliance in a health care setting, use electronic medical record (EMR) software and manage employee relations.

Number Title Crs
Semester 1
501-101 Medical Terminology 3
501-107 Digital Literacy for Healthcare 2
509-101 Medical Assistant Administrative Procedures 2
509-102 Human Body in Health and Disease 3
509-107 Medical Office Insurance and Finance 2
801-136 English Composition 1 3
890-101 College 101 2
Total 17
 
Semester 2
160-151 Specialized Insurance Claims 3
160-152 Electronic Patient Billing 3
160-154 Medical Office Administration 2
160-160 Medical Office Practicum 2
501-108 Pharmacology for Allied Health 2
509-109 Medical Law, Ethics and Professionalism 2
Total 14
 
Semester 3
196-189 Team Building and Problem Solving 3
196-191 Supervision 3
801-1xx Communication Course 3
804-107 College Mathematics 3
809-1xx Social Science Course 3
809-1xx Behavioral Science Course 3
Total 18
 
Semester 4
160-162 Medical Practice Management 3
160-166 Medical Office Management Capstone 1
196-190 Leadership Development 3
196-192 Managing for Quality 3
196-169 Diversity and Change Management 3
809-195 Economics 3
Total 16
 
Total Credits 65
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