Associate of Science in Medical Office Management


Medical Office Management students learn the terminology they need to work effectively within their field. Further, they are trained to use specific medical software that can easily be adapted to different software used within the industry. You’ll be able to demonstrate your ability to work with patient charts as well as other medical documents. You are also trained in medical filing. Medical office students also take a course in medical transcription.


What qualities should an Associate of Science in Medical Office Management student have?

  • Adaptability
  • Detail-oriented
  • Critical thinking
  • Organization
  • Resourcefulness
  • Professionalism

What specific skills or knowledge are taught in the Associate of Science in Medical Office Management program?

  • Keyboarding
  • Computer applications including spreadsheet, database, word-processing and presentation software
  • Advanced word processing
  • Desktop Publishing
  • Written and Oral communication skills
  • Transcription (legal, medical or administrative, depending on program)
  • Organization and time management
  • Research
  • Records Management
  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping
  • Management
  • Medical terminology
  • Medical software applications (MediSoft)
  • Medical transcription
  • Medical law and ethics

What is the most important or unique thing about Sullivan’s Associate of Science in Medical Office Management program?

Sullivan University Office Technology program prepares you to work in today’s fast-paced offices. The coursework is intensive and demands you understand how to use computer applications. Critical thinking is encouraged throughout the degree program. Business basics, including basic accounting and management, are instilled. Sullivan University’s Office Technology program also requires you finish a practicum in which you utilize and demonstrate the skills you gain within the classroom.

Associate of Science in Medical Office Management Course Requirements

92 Credit Hours
Length: 18 months
Time length for program completion will vary depending upon the number of courses taken per term, developmental courses when required, transfer credit accepted, lack of continuous enrollment, etc.

CourseTitlesCredit Hours
Total Credit Hours92
ACT 101Principles of Accounting I4
AOM 105Keyboarding Essentials4
AOM 110Keyboarding Skill Development4
AOM 120Word Processing I4
AOM 214Administrative Systems and Procedures4
AOM 220Word Processing II4
BUS 224Professional Development4
COM 214Public Speaking4
CSC 118Computer Applications I4
CSC 218Computer Applications II4
ENG 101Composition I4
ENG 102Composition II4
FYE 101Information Literacy4
MGT 114Business Organization and Management4
MGT 274Basic Supervision4
MSS 104Medical Terminology4
MSS 200Medical Office Transcription4
MSS 204Medical Ethics4
MSS 214Medical Software Applications4
MSS 250Medical Office Practicum4
MTH 101College Mathematics4
General Studies Electives ( 8 Additional Credit Hours)8
Students must choose two additional General Education classes including one from the Social/Behavioral Sciences category and one from the Humanities/Fine Arts category. These classes are in addition to the required General Education classes listed in the program.
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