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Medical Office Administration
Online Program

Your new career in healthcare IS possible

  • Complete classes 100% online with either a capstone course or in-person internship
  • Program length: 12-20 months
  • Choose your path—diploma & degree options
  • Transfer up to 45 approved credits into an associate degree program
  • Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam prep – we pay for your first attempt!
  • Degree pathways to continue advancing your career (BS, MBA)
Waived enrollment fee Classes start January 11th
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Start a new career in healthcare in less than 2 years

A launching pad to a career in a growing industry awaits you. Earning a diploma or degree in medical office administration is an excellent first step to getting a good job and open doors to many different unique career paths in the business of healthcare.

The Herzing University Medical Office Administration program is built to help students with no formal healthcare training earn the undergraduate education they need to begin a long career in healthcare administration.

  • Gain access to accomplished, supportive faculty
  • Small class sizes (14:1 student/faculty ratio)
  • Prepare to become a crucial team member in a medical office
  • Earn the education you need to apply for certification as a CMAA
  • Degree pathways to continued career growth: earn a foundational medical administration education with opportunity to smoothly transition into additional bachelor’s degree options in allied health

We exist to help you go back to school, earn a career-focused education and reach your highest goals. Take the first step with Herzing University.

Classes Start November 30th

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Pathways

Follow your career pathway with Herzing

Diploma in Medical Office Administration Program

Complete classes online and graduate with a diploma in medical office administration in as little as 1 year.

Associate Degree in Medical Office Administration Program

Earn an associate degree in medical office administration online in less than 2 years and qualify for many types of administrative positions.

Bachelor's Degree Pathway Options in Medical Administration
Bachelor’s degree
healthcare programs

Transfer credit into bachelor’s degree programs in health sciences, healthcare administration or health information management.

Ready to take the next step?
Enrollment fee WAIVED now through December 31st

Find out which degree program is right for you. Call 1-800-596-0724 to learn more about Herzing's programs.

Possibilities

Career possibilities in medical office administration

There are many opportunities available for those interested in pursuing a professional credential in medical administration. Since any medical office requires clerical support as part of the job description, office administration careers exist at doctor’s offices, hospitals, clinics, long-term care facilities, and other healthcare offices.

Examples of jobs in medical office administration for Herzing University graduates include:

  • Admitting Clerk
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Medical Secretary
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Clerk

Job outlook

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment of medical secretaries is expected to increase 10% from 2019-2029, much faster than the 4% average across all U.S. occupations.

It’s an excellent time to begin working towards the education you need to compete for jobs in a rapidly growing career field.

Graduates of Herzing University's online Medical Office Administration programs will also have knowledge of medical billing and reimbursement (including Medicare and Medicaid) and will be able to perform some of those duties as well. Continue to earn experience, advance your education and build a foundation for a long career in healthcare.

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Medical Office Administration Degree Programs

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This associate program is designed to prepare students with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for entry-level office positions in the healthcare industry. Career opportunities may be in areas such as the medical office or clinic, hospitals, long-term care facilities, and other healthcare office settings. The program also includes a comprehensive general education curriculum, preparing students for future career advancement opportunities.

This program is designed to prepare students with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for entry-level office positions in the healthcare industry. Career opportunities may be in areas such as the medical office, clinical, hospital, long-term care facilities, and other healthcare office settings.

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I had always wanted to work in the medical field, but I didn’t know what I wanted to do. I chose Medical Office Administration and after starting my first class in the program, I knew I had chosen the right career.

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