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Medical Office Administration Online

Earn Your Medical Office Administration Associate's Degree Online in Months!

Do it on your own time at a West Virginia based online college.

Medical Office Administrators establish successful careers by helping manage the healthcare, insurance and business practices of medical facilities.

West Virginia's healthcare employers such as hospitals, doctors' offices, and clinics need trained medical office administrators to help manage their organizations.

Online Education that Works!

West Virginia Junior College offer online healthcare students the following advantages:

WVJC-Online: West Virginians' Choice for Online Associate Degrees in Medical Office Administration. We're here for you. Call 304-296-8283, Request Information, or Apply Online today!

In this program you will learn how to:

  • Perform basic coding
  • Maintain electronic health records
  • Handle billing
  • Schedule appointments for patients
  • Understand medical terms
  • Work with medical records
  • Transcribe (write out) a doctor's notes
  • Protect patient privacy
  • Use computers and medical software to perform office tasks

With your Associate Degree, you could:

  • Manage a doctor's office
  • Work with insurance companies
  • Work at the admissions desk at a hospital
  • Work as a doctor's secretary
  • Work as an administrative assistant in any kind of office

Externships and Certifications

At WVJC, we know your goal is to get in to your dream career fast. We've designed our Medical Office Administration program to meet your career goals and the needs of West Virginia employers. Experience and certifications are a great way to improve your marketability to employers.

As one of our Medical Office Administration students you will complete an externship as part of your program. This on-the-job training allows you to apply the skills you've learned in the real world with real people. This experience is invaluable and also allows you to showcase your skills to employers in your area who hire Medical Office Administrators.

Not only does our Medical Office Administration program prepare you to be job ready, but it's also designed to prepare you for certification exams which can strengthen your appeal in the job market. Some of the certifications our students can choose to take include:

  • Insurance and Coding Specialist
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist

Medical Office Administrators are an important part of the office team. Dress like a professional, have a successful career and achieve financial security. To learn more about the program, call WVJC today or Request Information.

West Virginia Junior College is also enrolling students from Beckley, WV, Martinsburg, WV and surrounding areas! Learn more:

Consumer Information WVJC Online

Medical Office Administration
Program Level - Associate's degree
Program Length - 18 months
 
Cost
 
How much will this program cost me?*
 
 
 
Tuition and fees: $25,250
Books and supplies: $414
On-campus room & board: not offered
 
 
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*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.
 
 
 
Financing
 
What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?
 
 
 
Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:
Federal loans: $8,724
Private education loans: $0
Institutional financing plan: $0
 
 
 
Success
 
How long will it take me to complete this program?
 
 
 
The program is designed to take 18 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2012-2013, 86% finished in 18 months.
 
 
What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?
 
 
 
The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2012-2013 is 83%.
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