Medical offices depend on health care administrators – those important people tasked with nonclinical patient care. If you’re interested in the health care administration field, Administrative Professional Technology could be a perfect future for you.
Pellissippi State offers two options for students who want to pursue a career in Medical Office:
Our graduates have a 97% average placement rate in their field.
Students don't have to seek a two-year degree to get their foot in the door either. Pellissippi State offers certificates in Medical Insurance Coding and Reimbursement and Electronic Health Records Specialist after 27 hours of coursework to help get you into the field quickly.
Regardless of which option you choose, degree-seeking Medical Office students will graduate with real-world experience thanks to an embedded internship component.
At the end of the 60-61 hours it takes to earn an associate degree, students also will be prepared to take exams for three national certifications:
View a complete list of courses needed to complete the degree from the following College Catalog link: