Associate in Applied Science in Healthcare Documentation
Richland Community College

Program Details

RCC offers the online AAS in Healthcare Documentation. This program prepares students for a career in the medical transcription/editing field. The curriculum combines the disciplines of medicine with the technical skills to learn how to interpret, transcribe, and edit physician dictation accurately.

Potential career opportunities:

  • Healthcare Documentation Specialist
  • Quality Improvement Specialist
  • Quality Assessment Analyst
  • Medical Transcriptionist
  • Health Data Analyst
  • and more

The Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity (AHDI) approved program may be entered at the start of any semester and provides the training to obtain an entry-level position as a medical transcriptionist or editor.


  • High school diploma or GED
  • ACT or other standardized test scores

School Accreditation Statement

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