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Medical Administrative Specialist

at Dakota County Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 42
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Medical Administrative Specialist: This major is designed to prepare students to work in a variety of medical-related fields. Specialized medical courses include medical office procedures, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology. Insurance claim processing, insurance coding and medical transcription are covered in medical office procedures class. Students will also complete various courses in communications and become proficient in using current software applications for word processing, spreadsheets and presentation graphics.

Program Locations

  • Dakota County Technical College 55068

Labor Market Information

  • Medical Transcriptionists

  • Median wage: $18.79/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Medical Secretaries

  • Median wage: $19.00/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

  • Median wage: $21.41/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Dakota County Technical College
Dakota County Technical College
1300 145th Street East Rosemount, MN 55068 Toll-Free: (877) 937-3282 Local: (651) 423-8301 TTY: (651) 423-8621 Email: admissions@dctc.edu