Associate of Applied Science in Medical Office Assistant
Liberty University

Program Details

The Department of Health Professions at Liberty University offers an Associate of Applied Science-Medical Office Assistant degree program that may be completed entirely online. Students will aim to strengthen the knowledge and expertise required for careers as a medical office assistant. Upon graduation, students may find other possible careers as a medical billing expert, doctor’s office assistant or medical clinic receptionist. In addition, graduates of the program may find jobs working within settings such as hospitals, clinics, or public health organizations. The program’s instruction is delivered using biblical and moral perspectives to prepare students for future careers.

The associate degree’s courses will provide students instruction on a broad range of topics within fields such as healthcare and business. Specifically, courses will cover topics such as basic nursing assessment, medical terms, health career roles, promotion of health philosophies, and billing procedures.

Requirements

  • A high school self-certification form, confirming that you have earned a standard or advanced high school diploma or its equivalent
  • Official college transcripts
  • Students must have above a 2.0 cumulative combined GPA

School Accreditation Statement

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.