The Medical Administrative Specialist Program prepares students for work in the office of a doctor, clinic, hospital, or for employment wherever knowledge of medical terminology, professional procedures and ethics is required. It also provides excellent preparation for administrative positions in any business. The status of Certified Medical Assistant–Administrative can be acquired upon completion of the required job experience and written examinations.
Graduates of this program typically earn from $30,000 to $34,000 per year.
With additional education and/or work experience, graduates may find employment as:
Approximate program costs with starting salary (PDF, 106KB)
If you have work experience, certifications such as Certified Professional Secretary, Certified Administrative Professional, Microsoft Office Specialist Certification, or have already taken classes at this or other institutions you may be able to be granted advanced standing to earn your degree more quickly. You may take a Challenge Exam for some courses to gain advanced standing. Contact Annie Nueberger at (608) 246-6800 for more information.
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