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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
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Liberty University $11,700 60% (280 reviews)
550 Programs, 1 in Medical Office Administration (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • AAS: Medical Office Assistant
Ultimate Medical Academy $15,500 - $15,550 65% (231 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: Online
$22,600 0% (3 reviews)
Campuses: Mount Carmel
$11,734 Add Review
Campuses: Walla Walla
$5,955 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Lebanon
$11,150 Add Review
Campuses: Topeka
$6,912 Add Review
Campuses: Takoma Park
$23,400 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Calais
$7,272 Add Review
Campuses: Marietta
$7,314 Add Review
Campuses: Chipley
$4,017 Add Review
Campuses: Ann Arbor
$5,304 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Sugar Grove, Plano, Aurora
$8,115 Add Review
Campuses: Detroit, Taylor
$3,842 100% (2 reviews)
Campuses: Smithville
$12,450 Add Review
Campuses: Ogden
$15,260 90% (19 reviews)
Campuses: Waco
$4,974 Add Review
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$13,800 Add Review
Campuses: Scottville
$5,810 Add Review
Campuses: Jackson
$15,605 Add Review
Campuses: Sioux City
$4,224 Add Review
Campuses: La Crosse, Lacrosse
$6,249 Add Review
Campuses: Burns Flat
$4,449 Add Review
Campuses: Rock Springs
$7,465 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Youngwood
$12,810 Add Review
Campuses: Winter Garden
$3,422 Add Review
Campuses: Berlin
$16,240 Add Review
Campuses: Kingstree
$8,016 Add Review
Campuses: Winter Park
$3,717 Add Review
Campuses: Valdosta, Fitzgerald
$4,930 100% (1 review)
Campuses: Shell Lake
$6,778 Add Review
Campuses: Inverness
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