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Medical Office Administrative Assistant Certificate - Academic Plan


The Administrative Assistant certificate enables students to work the front office/reception area of physician's offices. The MOT curriculum is designed to facilitate the correlation between theory and clinical practice while exercising critical thinking proficiency.

Course Availability

Total Credits = 9

Required Courses - Major Courses Credits Pre or Co Reqs Required Course Available Fall? Course Available Spring? Course Available Summer?
HPR 1008 - Law and Ethics for Healthcare Professions 2 No Yes Yes Yes
HPR 1040 - Comprehensive Medical Terminology 3 No Yes Yes Yes
MAP 1010 - Medical Office Administration 4 No Yes Yes No

Recommended Course Sequence (Part-Time Track)


  • Refer to the 2022/2023 Catalog for program admission, elective course and graduation requirements; consult the MOT Department for specific course planning information and guidance and utilize DegreeCheck to monitor progress.
  • This certificate REQUIRES departmental advising; therefore a suggested course sequence will be determined according to the student's schedule. Student must email program chair to schedule advising session.