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Accredited Colleges Offering Medical Office Administration Degrees

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Individuals working in the field of medical office administration must learn how to manage medical establishments according to good business practices. These individuals must oversee a variety of operations within a medical office, or even within an entire hospital, depending on the level of administration. In supervisory roles, administrators are responsible for the performance and standards of care in their unit. Overall, the most important task is making sure that health care is being delivered to patients according to policy and ethical standards.

Medical office administrators must adapt to continuously changing needs based on technological advances and new information. Healthcare is being delivered in new ways, preventative care is becoming a focus, and changing legislation creates a need for new policies or budgets. Medical office administrators may also specialize in different areas such as clinical management or health information management.

In terms of the work environment, medical office administrators will typically split their time between a private office and visiting individuals around the facility. They tend to work very long hours that can be stressful but very rewarding. Since most of the facilities that medical office administrators work at run twenty-four hours a day, they may have to handle emergencies or unexpected dilemmas at odd hours. In general, they typically work full time or forty hours per week. There is little travel involved in this job -- only for occasional meetings and seminars.

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Accredited Colleges Offering Medical Office Administration Degrees
Partner Colleges Annual Tuition Recommend Rate
Partner Colleges
Liberty University $11,700 61% (277 reviews)
561 Programs, 1 in Medical Office Administration (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • AAS: Medical Office Assistant
Ultimate Medical Academy $15,500 - $15,550 66% (230 reviews)
12 Programs, 3 in Medical Office Administration (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • A.S. Health Sciences - Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Diploma - Medical Office & Billing Specialist
Penn Foster - Healthcare Not Provided 50% (22 reviews)
24 Programs, 1 in Medical Office Administration (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • Medical Administrative Assistant (Diploma)
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Campuses: Los Angeles
$54,259 88% (43 reviews)
Campuses: Philadelphia
$52,002 79% (38 reviews)
Campuses: Hamden
$46,780 73% (15 reviews)
Campuses: Saint Paul
$38,170 46% (11 reviews)
Campuses: Los Angeles, Huntington Park, Van Nuys
$37,593 Add Review
Campuses: New Rochelle
$36,618 100% (8 reviews)
Campuses: Spokane
$13,975 - $54,125 20% (55 reviews)
Campuses: Vacaville
$33,372 Add Review
Campuses: York, Lancaster, Altoona
$32,074 33% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Pepper Pike
$31,150 50% (4 reviews)
Campuses: Staunton
$31,110 78% (9 reviews)
Campuses: Sioux Center
$30,000 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Fayette
$29,600 51% (43 reviews)
Campuses: Misenheimer
$29,574 100% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Cathedral City
$29,000 Add Review
Campuses: Rio Grande
$26,175 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Irwindale
$25,091 Add Review
Campuses: Missoula
$24,943 91% (11 reviews)
Campuses: McAllen
$14,585 - $33,024 14% (7 reviews)
Campuses: Grand Prairie
$12,950 - $33,939 21% (244 reviews)
Campuses: Takoma Park
$23,400 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Covington, Baton Rouge
$23,000 Add Review
Campuses: Grand Prairie, Dallas, San Antonio
$13,997 - $31,540 44% (66 reviews)
Campuses: Richmond
$22,600 32% (118 reviews)
Campuses: Online
$22,600 0% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Online
$22,400 38% (37 reviews)
Campuses: Tuskegee
$22,170 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Kankakee
$21,420 Add Review
Campuses: Lynchburg
$21,310 72% (46 reviews)
Campuses: Providence
$21,289 100% (5 reviews)

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