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.

Statewide Median Salary for Recent Graduates
Approximate Costs
Program Outcomes
Career Opportunities
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Additional Program Requirements
Program Guide
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Approximate Costs
  • $136.50 per credit (resident)
  • $204.75 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
Program Outcomes
  • Demonstrate healthcare leadership.
  • Perform quality and risk management.
  • Apply medical terminology and human anatomy.
  • Practice legal and ethical compliance in a healthcare setting
  • Utilize practice management and electronic medical record (EMR) software.
  • Provide employee relations.
Career Opportunities
  • Physician's offices & clinics
  • Health insurance companies
  • Nursing homes
  • Skilled nursing facilities
  • Public health departments
Admission Process

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    Additional Program Requirements
    Students are required to complete Healthcare Provider CPR, health requirements, and criminal background check prior to Medical Office Practicum.
    Program Guide

    For additional information on program curriculum, prerequisites and general education course options, please contact your advisor.

    Transfer Opportunities

    Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

    Additional Information

    *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

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    Semester 1
    501-101Medical Terminology3
    501-107Digital Literacy for Healthcare2
    509-101Medical Assistant Administrative Procedures2
    509-102Human Body in Health and Disease3
    509-107Medical Office Insurance and Finance2
    801-136English Composition 13
    890-101**College 1012
    Semester 2
    160-151Specialized Insurance Claims3
    160-152Electronic Patient Billing3
    160-154Medical Office Administration2
    160-160Medical Office Practicum2
    501-108Pharmacology for Allied Health2
    509-109Medical Law, Ethics and Professionalism2
    Semester 3
    196-189Team Building and Problem Solving3
    801-1xxCommunication Course3
    804-107College Mathematics3
    809-1xxSocial Science Course3
    809-1xxBehavioral Science Course3
    Semester 4
    160-162Medical Practice Management3
    160-166Medical Office Management Capstone1
    196-190Leadership Development3
    196-192Managing for Quality3
    196-169Diversity and Change Management3
    Total Program Credits and Institutional Requirements65