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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

      • $134.20 per credit (resident)
      • $201.30 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


      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

      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.