Health Science

Medical AdminMedical Administrative Assistant - Certificate

This certificate program provides training in medical-office skills with a special emphasis on medical applications. Graduates gain an understanding of medical office processes and terminology, in addition to keyboarding, word processing, basic insurance coding, and billing.

Credit Requirements: 36 semester credit hours

Career Outlook

Graduates of the Medical Administrative Assistant program can find employment in the following fields:

  • Physicians' offices
  • Clinics
  • Public health agencies
  • Hospitals
  • Health insurance offices.

For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry Georgetown Technical College's Career Resource Center for more employment, career, and professional development resources.

For more information about gainful employment, visit: http://www.hgtc.edu/righttoknow

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