Medical Office Specialist Diploma Courses

Program Details
Award Diploma
Credits 34
Program Start Fall

2023–2024 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program Fall 2023.

When registering for classes refer to Self-Service > Student Planning to view your specific program requirements, your progress, and ensure proper registration. See Registering for Credit Classes for registration information and instructions.

Courses and costs are subject to change. See what's included in the cost calculation.

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Term 1
ADM-108 Keyboarding Skill Development 1 $217.50
CSC-110 Introduction to Computers 3 $652.50
HIT-250 Coding I 3 $652.50
HSC-116 Beginning Medical Terminology 4 $870.00
MAT-772 Applied Math -OR- 3 $652.50
Math Elective 3
MGT-181 Customer Service Strategies 2 $435.00
SDV-108 The College Experience 1 $217.50
Total Credits 17
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $3,697.50
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $0.00

Term 2
BUS-295 Workplace Professionalism 2 $435.00
HIT-215 Introduction to CPT 2 $435.00
HIT-290 Reimbursement Methods 3 $652.50
HSC-124 Advanced Medical Terminology 4 $870.00
MAP-123 Administrative Medical Office Procedures 3 $652.50
MAP-402 Medical Law and Ethics 2 $435.00
MAP-511 Pharmacology for the Medical Office 1 $217.50
Total Credits 17
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $3,697.50
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $0.00

Math Electives
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 $652.50
MAT-128 Precalculus 4 $870.00
MAT-134 Trigonometry and Analytic Geometry 3 $652.50
MAT-156 Statistics 3 $652.50
MAT-210 Calculus I 4 $870.00
MAT-216 Calculus II 4 $870.00
MAT-219 Calculus III 4 $870.00

Cost Calculation

Calculations are based on 2023–2024 resident tuition and fees and course fees.

  • Course Cost Calculation: $217.50 × course credits + course fee (if applicable).

  • Total Tuition + Course Fees Calculation: Sum of tuition and course fees for all courses for the term.

    • If more than one course can be taken to fulfill the requirement, the first course listed is used in the total tuition and fees calculation.
  • Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: Remaining course fees after tuition has been subtracted.

Additional costs not included in the cost calculations:

Course Tracking Sheet

2021–2022 [pdf]

2020–2021 [pdf]

Contact Information

Academic/College Success Advisors

Last Names A–L

Kelly Kobliska
Bremer Hall 136A
319-296-4014 ext.1624
Email Kelly Kobliska
Schedule an appointment with Kelly Kobliska

Last Names M–Z

Danielle Jennings
Black Hawk Hall 201
319-296-4014 ext.1079
Email Danielle Jennings
Schedule an appointment with Danielle Jennings

Faculty Advisor

Dee Ulrich
Black Hawk Hall 216
319-296-2329 ext.1756
Email Dee Ulrich


Business and IT

Robin Galloway
Tama Hall 110A
Email Robin Galloway

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