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Medical Office Specialist Courses

Award: Diploma
Required number of credits: 36
Program Start: Fall

2020–2021 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program in the academic year listed. Part-time students should visit with a program advisor for a modified sequence of study.

When registering for classes refer to your Academic Evaluation to see your specific program requirements and ensure proper registration.

Courses and course cost calculations are subject to change.

Course Descriptions: Show All | Hide All

Semester 1
ADM-105 Introduction to Keyboarding 1 $201.00
ADM-157 Business English 3 $603.00
BUS-108 Business College Experience 1 $201.00
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers 3 $603.00
HIT-250 Coding I 3 $603.00
HSC-116 Beginning Medical Terminology 4 $804.00
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $603.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts -OR- 3 $603.00
MAT-128 Precalculus -OR- 4 $804.00
Math Elective 3
Total Credits 18

Semester 2
ADM-108 Keyboarding Skill Development 1 $201.00
BUS-295 Workplace Professionalism 2 $402.00
HIT-215 Introduction to CPT 2 $402.00
HIT-290 Reimbursement Methods 3 $603.00
HSC-124 Advanced Medical Terminology 4 $804.00
MAP-123 Administrative Medical Office Procedures 3 $603.00
MAP-402 Medical Law and Ethics 2 $402.00
MAP-511 Pharmacology for the Medical Office 1 $201.00
Total Credits 18

Math Electives
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $603.00
MAT-156 Statistics 3 $603.00
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $804.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $804.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $804.00

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees x course credits + course fee if applicable.

Course calculations are based on 2020–2021 tuition and fees and course fees.

The course cost calculation does not include:

Tracking Sheet

2020–2021 [pdf]

Student Success Specialist

Lisa Wright
Black Hawk Hall 201
319-296-2329 ext.1068
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Program Advisor

Dee Ulrich
Black Hawk Hall 216
319-296-2329 ext.1756
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Business and Applied Technologies

Dave Grunklee
Butler Hall 131A
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