Certificate in Medical Office Administration
Purdue University Global

Program Details

The Medical Office Administration Certificate is designed to prepare you to be well positioned for a career as part of this professional team. Students will be exceptionally prepared to take advantage of the opportunities in this rewarding field.

The medical office administration program coursework emphasizes:

  • The communication, clinical, and organizational skills required to provide outstanding patient care
  • Managing medical and financial records, including processing medical insurance, coding, and billing
  • Scheduling appointments and managing day-to-day office operations


  • 160 hours of administrative experience at an approved health care setting are required for an externship to complete this program
  • Evidence of high school graduation or equivalent

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Missouri, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Ohio, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin