Healthcare Documentation Specialist Certificate
Minnesota State College Southeast

Program Details

The online Healthcare Documentation Specialist Certificate teaches students to translate, from oral to written form, information about patients dictated by healthcare professionals.  The curriculum also teaches students how to edit provider documentation via speech recognition technology and the use of electronic health records.  Coursework includes Anatomy & Physiology Disease Conditions, Medical Terminology, Medical Machine Transcription, and Fundamentals of Healthcare Documentation.


  • High school transcript or GED
  • Official transcript
  • ACCUPLACER, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission