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Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Medical Office Administration

Teacher and students at presentation.

Tonya Harbert, Program Director
Umphrey Industrial Technology Center, Office 201H
(409) 984-6501

The Medical Office Certificate program will prepare students in all aspects of working in the office, including integrated applications, desktop publishing, telephone and listening techniques, time management, records management, electronic records, human relations, oral and written business communications, calendar control, and the profession's ethical code. Computer skills include word processing, spreadsheets, database, presentation and telecommunication applications. 

Recommended Program of Study
Course Title SCH
First Year
Fall Semester
ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I 3
HITT 1305 Medical Terminology I 3
MDCA 1321 Administrative Procedures 3
POFI 1349/
ITSW 1304
Spreadsheets or
Introduction to Spreadsheets
POFM 1302 Medical Software Applications 3
POFT 1127 Introduction to Keyboarding 1
Spring Semester
HITT 1303 Medical Terminology II 3
HITT 1313 Coding & Insurance 3
ITSW 1301 Introduction to Word Processing 3
MDCA 1205 Medical Law and Ethics 2
POFT 2312/
ITSW 1310
Business Correspondence & Communication or
Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software
Second Year
Fall Semester
BIOL 2301 Anatomy & Physiology I (lec) 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
MATH 1324 Mathematics for Business & Social Sciences 3
POFM 1300 Basic Medical Coding 3
POFT 1313 Professional Workforce Preparation 3
SPCH 1315 Public Speaking 3
Spring Semester
XXXX x3xx Humanities/Fine Arts 3
POFM 2310 Intermediate Medical Coding 3
POFM 2386/
POFM 2333
Internship-Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary or
Medical Document Production
XXXX x3xx Social/Behavioral Science 3
Total 60
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