Program Information

Program Name: Medical Office Specialist

Credential Awarded: Certificate/Diploma

Accreditation: Manhattan School is licensed and registered by the New York State Education Department and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET).

Occupation Information

Occupations: Medical Assistants

SOC (Standard Occupational Code): 31-9092

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Program Costs

Tuition and fees: $19,098.00

Supplies: $300.00

On-campus room & board: Not Offered

Financial Aid: Federal and State grants available for those who qualify.

Job Opportunities

Graduates of the Medical Office Specialist program will be ready for employment in all related positions; typically in Doctor’s offices and /or hospitals, as well as clinical laboratories within medical centers or standalone facilities, insurance companies, or billing/coding companies. Students will be able to work as a Phlebotomy Technician or EKG Technician, Medical Assistant, Medical Front Office Assistant or Medical Information Clerk, or Patient Concierge. They could as well apply their skills learned during their course of study to work in related areas such as a Pharmacy Clerk, Office Clerk, Physical/ Massage Therapist, etc.; those wishing to take the optional National Certification Examination (NCCT) may become nationally certified as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA). The program provides a foundation for graduates interested in all types of settings listed above.
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Total Course of Study:

60 Weeks as a Full Time Student

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