Medical Office Administration, Coding Concentration

certificate Degree - online

 

Are You Interested in Making a Career in Medical Office Administration?

Students today can look forward to dynamic careers working in flexible work settings. And the employment outlook for Medical Coders is bright!*

About the Medical Office Administration Program 

The Medical Office Administration program provides a wide range of management and customer service skills as they relate to the smooth and efficient operation of a medical office or specialty practice.This program prepares the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to assume responsibility in a hospital, clinic, medical office, research lab, or public health departments with emphasis placed on medical coding, terminology and procedures as well as general office skills.

Medical Office Administration professionals perform a variety of administrative duties including maintaining patients’ records, filing medical records, handling correspondence, facilitating doctor/patient communication, scheduling appointments, and performing third-party billings. 

Set your Medical Office Administration career in motion. Request information about our 2-year program today! 

Available In 

Medical Office Administration Online Classes 

Bay State College's Medical Office Administration Certificate Degree Online Program gives you the opportunity to learn on your own time. 

  • Duration: 16 terms 
  • Term Length: 8 weeks  
  • Start Dates:  
    • Fall 2019 Term 1: Tuesday, September 3, 2019
    • Fall 2019 Term 2: Monday, October 28, 2019
    • Spring 2020 Term 1: Monday, January 13, 2020
    • Spring 2020 Term 1: Monday, January 13, 2020
  • Application Deadline: Rolling Admissions 

Medical Office Administration Degree Accreditation

Bay State College is is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE, formerly NEASC).

The New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE) accredits schools and colleges in the six New England states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont). Membership in one of the six regional accrediting associations in the United States indicates that the school or college has been carefully evaluated and found to meet the standards agreed upon by qualified educators.

Bay State College is authorized to award the following degrees by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts: Associate in Science, Associate in Applied Science, Bachelor of Science.

 

*The US government's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) estimates that the number of positions in the field of medical records and health information technicians — which includes medical coders — will increase 13% between 2016 and 2026. This industry’s growth rate is faster than the national average for all occupations, and approximately 27,800 new positions will be added by 2026.