This Medical Office Assistant degree is designed for students interested in more advanced employment in healthcare facilities. Program graduates completing the Administrative Track may be employed as administrative assistants in healthcare facilities, the insurance industry, or medical device industry. Program graduates completing the Transcription Track may take the registered medical transcription (RMT) credentialing exam. Program graduates holding an RMT may be employed as medical transcriptionists in transcription service companies, medical clinics, or hospitals. Program graduates completing the Coding Track may take the CCA or CCP credentialing exams. Program graduates holding a coding credential may be employed in healthcare settings such as clinics, insurance companies, government agencies, public health, home health agencies, long-term care facilities, hospitals, and dental offices. Program costs listed below are approximate, and books and other fees are not included for general education coursework.
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
Median wage:$20.67/hour-Above the median
Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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