Business Office Administration- Medical
AAS - Associate of Applied Science
This program prepares students for a career in a medical office. The Medical Office Administration program provides solid groundwork in medical office procedures, foundation office skills, medical terminology, medical billing, coding, transcription, and computer training. Medical coursework provides a wide background from an introductory medical billing course to an advanced medical transcription course. The student entering this program is preparing for immediate employment in a medical office environment to include hospitals, clinics, and doctors offices.
This degree is designed for students wishing to directly enter the workforce. It is not designed for transfer to a four-year institution, although some coursework may be transferable. Students who wish to transfer coursework are strongly encouraged to work closely with their TVCC advisor to develop a transfer plan and to identify and contact an advisor at their chosen transfer institution. A minimum of 90 credits and a minimum grade point average of 2.0 are needed to graduate with a degree.