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Medical Office Professional

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Even throughout the recent economic recession, careers in the medical profession continue to grow. People will always need health professionals to care for their ailments; and health professionals will always need highly trained, skilled office professionals to help them run their clinics and ensure each patient receives the best possible care.


Program Description

TCC offers several options to begin a career as a medical office professional. We invite you to explore our certificates below, as well as the career path which leads to an Associate Degree in Health Information Management.

Medical Office Certificates


All 3 certificates require the same basic qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • ENGL 095 or assessment at college-level English
  • MATH 085 or assessment at MATH 090
  • Ability to type/keyboard 25 wpm accurately

Typing or word processing courses are available to students who need to update or learn these skills.

Course Descriptions


Contact Char Gore, Program Chair

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