Surry Community College offers the online AAS in Medical Office Administration. This degree prepares individuals for employment as medical administrative personnel in the areas of medical billing and coding, dental office, patient services, and medical documents. Course work includes medical terminology, computer applications, medical office management, medical coding, medical insurance and billing, medical legal and ethical issues, and oral and written communication.
Career opportunities in the following health care settings:
- medical and dental offices
- medical supply companies
- insurance companies
This program requires a work-based learning experience with a college-approved employer.
- Official high school transcript or High School Equivalency scores (students providing proof of an earned associate degree or higher completion from a regionally accredited college or university may request to waive this requirement)
- Placement test may be required
School Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges