The Associate of Science/Associate of Applied Science in Medical Office Administration program is tailored to equip students with the essential skills and academic knowledge required for entry-level office positions in the healthcare industry. Graduates of this program may pursue career opportunities in medical offices or clinics, hospitals, long-term care facilities, and various other healthcare office settings. The curriculum includes a comprehensive general education component, preparing students for future career advancement.

Program Outcomes:

Upon completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Data Management: Create and enter data into different healthcare documents.
  • Legal Concepts: Apply legal concepts to medical practice.
  • Professionalism: Employ professionalism in healthcare office settings.
  • Billing and Reimbursement: Demonstrate understanding of billing and reimbursement processes.
  • Disease and Treatment Processes: Explain various disease and treatment processes.

Program Content:

A minimum of 60.00 semester credit hours is required for graduation. The program covers a range of topics, including data management, legal aspects of medical practice, professionalism in healthcare settings, and an understanding of billing and reimbursement processes. The curriculum is designed to provide students with a solid foundation for success in medical office administration.

Financial aid

Financial aid may be available for those who qualify.


Herzing University

Herzing University is an accredited, private nonprofit institution with 11 campuses across eight states and an online division. Located in the heart of Milwaukee and founded in 1965, more than 45,000 alumni have graduated from Herzing's career-focused, flexible, and comprehensive master's, bachelor's, and associate degree, and diploma programs. The University's School of Nursing includes a competitive Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program. Students can also major in a variety of other fields including healthcare, technology, business, and public safety. For 11 consecutive years, U.S. News & World Report has recognized Herzing University as a leading institution and for some of the top online programs in the nation. Herzing University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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