Diploma in Medical Office Specialist
Northland Community and Technical College

Program Details

The online Diploma in Medical Office Specialist program is designed for students interested in developing the skills needed for working in medical practices from an administrative standpoint and providing assistance to medical professionals by providing basic business operations.  The curriculum prepares students to provide clinical and administrative assistance to physicians and other medical personnel through responsibilities including patient appointment scheduling, telephone communications, medical record maintenance, medical transcription, and patient billing. 

Learning outcomes include how to:

  • Identify, administer, and document treatments and medications
  • Collect and test diagnostic specimens and document follow-ups
  • Apply quality control and safety principles
  • Perform and document routine clinical procedures following office protocol

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northland Community and Technical College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score