Office Assistant-Medical, Level 2

12-credit Technical Certificate

Medical office assistants work in healthcare settings and perform key administrative functions that assist both patients and staff. In the Office Assistant-Medical, Level 2 short-term certificate program, enhance skills learned in the Level 1 program and expand on medical keyboarding, records and information management, written communication skills and administrative office techniques.

  • Evening completion options are available for this certificate.
  • Some credits earned in Office Assistant-Medical, Level 2 may be applied toward degree and diploma programs within WCTC’s School of Business.

Required Courses

First Semester
 Course NumCourse NameCredits
 106-117 Records and Information Mgmt3  
 106-164 Administrative Office Mgmt3 *
 106-167 Medical Keyboarding I1 *
 106-168 Medical Keyboarding II1 *
 509-309 Medical Law, Ethics & Profess1  
 801-195 Written Communication3  
 
Total Semester Credits
12
  
+ (Proficiency Exam Available)
* (Prerequisites or substitutes may apply to this class.)

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Credit Transfer Opportunities

WCTC has agreements with local high schools and various four-year colleges and universities that enable students to transition more seamlessly from high school to WCTC to four-year colleges. Transcripted credit agreements provide high school students the opportunity to take WCTC courses at their high schools. Agreements with four-year colleges enable WCTC graduates in selected programs to transfer credits, often at junior-level standing. Agreements currently in place for this program are listed below.

There are no credit transfer agreements for this program at this time. For more information, contact your academic advisor.

UW-System Credit Transfer

If you are interested in attending a UW-campus, you should contact a transfer representative at the campus you plan to attend. You may also check credit transfer agreements between WCTC and the UW System to tell you which specific courses and general education classes may be accepted.

Important Cautionary Note:
This information is intended as a general description. Please verify the availability and details of the program that interests you with the transfer coordinator at the receiving institution.