Medical Administrative Assistant

The Business Office Technology program at Centralia College provides a broad business background and specialized training in office skills to prepare students for jobs as administrative assistants in medical office settings.

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Career Options The Business Technology program prepares students for entry-level employment as office assistants, receptionists, and transcriptionists in medical offices, clinis, and hospitals.

Bachelor's Degree Option Did you know Centralia College offers an applied bachelor's degree in Applied Management (business)? Turn a two-year degree into a bachelor's degree at CC. 

Medical Administrative Assistant Education Plan

Degree: Associate in Technical Arts
Emphasis: Medical Administrative Assistant
Total Credits: 92

Fall Quarter

  • BTEC 102 Keyboarding Skills II - 3 credits
  • BTEC 110 Business English - 5 credits
  • HR 110 Human Relations in the Workplace - 5 credits
  • CMST& 220 Public Speaking - 5 credits

Winter Quarter

  • BTEC 210 Word I - 5 credits
  • BTEC 221 Business Communications - 5 credits
  • BTEC 233 Files Management - 3 credits
  • HLTH 145 Safety & Fitness - 3 credits

Spring Quarter

  • BTEC 120 Applied Business Math - 5 credits
  • BTEC 219 Word II - 5 credits
  • BTEC 220 Ten-Key Calculator - 1 credit
  • BTEC 266 Medical Law and Ethics - 3 credits

Fall Quarter

  • ACCT 110 Practical Accounting I - 3 credits
  • BTEC 107 Electronic Medical Records - 4 credits
  • BTEC 214 Excel I - 5 credits
  • BTEC 260 Medical Terminology - 4 credits

Winter Quarter

  • ACCT 120 Practical Accounting II - 3 credits
  • BIOL& 170 Human Biology - 5 credits
  • BTEC 191 Work Experience Seminar - 1 credits
  • BTEC 205 Outlook - 1 credit
  • BTEC 255 Insurance and Billing - 5 credit

Spring Quarter

  • BTEC 190 Cooperative Work Experience - 5 credits
  • BTEC 261 Medical Office Procedures - 5 credits
  • BTEC 263 Medical Transcription - 4 credits