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administrative medical assistant certificate


    Program Number: 61-160-2
    School Year: 2019-2020
    Campus: Fond du Lac
    This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

    Program Description

    Administrative Medical Assistants are at the front lines of a medical office and play an integral role in the patient experience. This certificate prepares students to perform specialized administrative tasks in a healthcare setting such as patient registration, scheduling patient appointments and procedures, telecommunications skills, maintaining electronic healthcare records, operating computer software and office equipment, and maintaining supplies for the office. The courses from this certificate can be directly transferred into Moraine Park’s Medical Office Specialist technical diploma and Medical Office Management associate of applied science degree should students choose to continue their education. Click here to discover more about the different career pathways in the Medical Office Cluster programs. 

    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.

    Career Opportunities

    • Medical Office Receptionist
    • Information Clerk
    • Scheduler

    Admission Process

    Visit the Admissions Page for details


    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
    Total 12

    Transfer Opportunities

    Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

    Additional Information

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

    For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.