Technical Certificate in Medical Transcription

Admission Requirements:  Students must pass a keyboarding proficiency test before enrolling in this program.       

Technical Certificate Program Description:  Medical Transcription is a 30-credit hour program offering specialized training in the preparation and transcription of medical documents.  All credit is applicable to the AAS Medical Office Administration Degree.  Graduates are prepared for transcriptionists positions in healthcare settings.

CURRICULUM - Medical Transcription - Technical Certificate Requirements
 
Technical Courses    
MEDT 1123 Medical Terminology I 3
MEDT 1133 Medical Office Administration* 3
DATA 1123 Fundamentals of Information Technology 3
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = CPSI 1003
MEDT 2023 Medical Transcription I* 3
MEDT 1143 Medical Terminology II 3
MEDT 2013 Basic Pharmacology* 3
MEDT 2033 Medical Transcription II* 3
DATA 1213 Word Processing (MS Word ®) 3
  TOTAL TECHNICAL HOURS 24
General Education Courses:
ENGL 1113 Composition I 3
ACTS Equivalent Course Number = ENGL 1013
  Choose one of the following  
MATH 1023 Intermediate Algebra 3
MATH 1123 Business Math (does not transfer) 3
  TOTAL GENERAL EDUCATION HOURS 6
COMPLETION AWARD: Technical Certificate 30

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Courses displayed in BOLD text indicate specialty courses which require final grades of "C" or better.
(*) An asterisk indicates that said course will be offered once a year. Check course description for further
information.

Curriculum subject to modification.