CURRICULUM GUIDE

Medical Office Administration
Certificate of Achievement

Curriculum Code: 1009  (Effective Fall 2003 - Summer 2008)

The Medical Office Administration Program prepares students to work as a member
of administrative support staff in hospitals, medical centers, medical clinics,
insurance companies, managed care organizations, and other private and public
sector healthcare settings. The Certificate of Achievement builds on the basic
course work in the Certificate of Completion and enhances a student's employment
opportunities in this field. All course work will apply toward completion of the
Medical Office Administration Associate in Business Degree.
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Information Technology and Office Systems Department, Old Central
Building, Room 137, telephone number (517) 483-1546.

REQUIREMENTS (See Note 1)                                    TOTAL: 37 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
BIOL 145    Introductory Anat & Physiology                                   4
CABS 103    Internet Basics for Non-Majors                                   2
CABS 119    Microsoft Word                                                   3
CABS 133    Microsoft Access Database                                        3
CHSE 123    Medical Insurance Billing I                                      3
OADM 102    Editing Business Documents                                       2
OADM 105    Employability Skills                                             1
OADM 108    Input Technologies/Business                                      2
OADM 197    Medical Vocabulary                                               3
OADM 198    Health Information Management                                    3
OADM 203    Professional Office Procedures                                   3
OADM 210    Medical Coding Concepts                                          3
OADM 240    Office Internship                                                2
WRIT 127    Business Writing                                                 3

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   37

1.    It is recommended that students entering this curriculum have keyboarding
      and Windows experience. This experience may come from life or work
      experience, CABS 100 Seminars, CABS 101, CABS 104, CABS 106, or CABS 195.
2.    Students must complete all courses with a grade of 2.0 or higher to
      receive this certificate of achievement.

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

I                 II                III
BIOL 145          CABS 119          CABS 133
CABS 103          CHSE 123          OADM 105
OADM 102          OADM 198          OADM 210
OADM 108          OADM 203          OADM 240
OADM 197          WRIT 127