Associate of Applied Sceince in Business Technology in Medical Office Management

The Business Technology Program prepares students for positions in business and industry. This track prepares students specifically for the Health Services industry and provides exposure to a broad range of business theory and skills with an emphasis on Medical Office Management. To pursue a general business track, see the Associate of General Studies.

Program Outcomes:

  1. Students use proper medical terms.
  2. Students evaluate administration of medical organizations.
  3. Students demonstrate managerial skills.
  4. Students demonstrate accurate CPT.
  5. Students demonstrate accurate ICD 10

General Education Requirements

COURSE RUBRIC DESCRIPTION CREDIT
ENGL 1010 English Composition I 3
MATH 1300 College Algebra 3
Humanities Any Humanities course other than SPCH or Foreign language 3

ECON 2000 or ECON 2020

Microeconomics or Macroeconomics (this fulfills the Social Science Requirement) 3
BIOL 1100 General Biology I (satisfies the Natural Sciences requirement) 3
BIOL 1110 General Biology I Lab 1
Subtotal 16

Major Courses

Must earn a grade of “C” or better in each. At least 21 credit hours must be earned in residence.

COURSE RUBRIC DESCRIPTION CREDIT
BUSN 1100 Introduction to Business 3
BUSN 2400 Business Communication 3
BIOL 2300 Human Anatomy and Physiology I 3
BIOL 2310 Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab 1
BIOL 2400 Human Anatomy and Physiology II 3
BIOL 2410 Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab 1
BUSN 1150 Survey of Microcomputer Applications 3
HSOM 1020 Medical Terminology I 3
HSOM 1130 Medical Terminology II 3
HSOM 1110 Basic CPT Coding 3
HSOM 2010 Legal Aspects of the Medical Office 3
HSOM 2050 Medical Office Management 3
HSOM 2090 Advanced Medical Coding 3
HSOM 2150 Reimbursement and Patient Billing 3
HSOM 2600 Human Disease for Allied Health 3
HSOM 2700 Basic ICD10-CM Coding 3

Subtotal

44

TOTAL HOURS

60

Note: According to AHIMA (www.ahima.org, July 2014) students completing this program meet the following requirement to sit for AHIMA certification testing: Completion of other coding training programs that include Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Terminology, Basic ICD, Diagnostics and Procedural, and Basic CPT Coding.