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Office Management (Medical Option)


Office Management (Medical Option)
Program Information
A.S. Certificate - Code 0919 - Catalog 2012/2013
Diane Farrow, Assistant Chair, 386-506-3799
School of Applied Business, 386-506-3012
08/08/2012 M - 1251

Program Mission, Description, and Outcomes Mission:
The mission of the Office Mangement (Medical Option) Certificate is to provide a quality education that prepares the successful student for employment in a variety of medical office settings.

Description:
The program provides a solid foundation in office management, computer operations, and medical office procedures. Students develop communication, computation, management, and computer software application skills.

This college credit certificate is articulated into the AS degree in Office Administration.

Outcomes:
Graduates of the program will be able to:
1. Communicate in a clear and effective manner.
2. Perform business computations, records and medical office management skills.
3. Perform keyboarding and document processing activities.
4. Perform information processing and transmittal activities.
5. Develop leadership skills.
6. Demonstrate employable skills.
7. Demonstrate knowledge of human relations skills.


Note: This program is eligible for federal financial aid and state bright futures.

Approximate Additional Costs Program Tuition and Fees: $3,552*
Access Fee: $269 ($7.90 per credit)
Assessment Fee: $30
Textbook Estimate: $1,200

*In-state tuition only; out-of-state tuition will be higher.

Financing Options: All students are encouraged to apply for federal and state student financial assistance by completing the FAFSA at http://www.fafsa.gov. For more information on grant, loans and workprograms available please see the Office of Financial Aid webpage at http://www.daytonastate.edu/finaid. Students are also encouraged to apply for one of the many Daytona State College Foundation scholarships offered each semester. For more information see: http://www.daytonastate.edu/scholarships.

Additional Admission Requirements - It may be necessary for the student to enroll in a college preparatory English, Math, or Reading course based upon college placement test scores.

- Program specific courses require a "C" or better.

Careers The typical length of this program is three (3) semesters, with 23% graduating within 3 semesters for 2011-12. The Florida Education and Training Placement Information Program (FETPIP) lists the placement rate (2009-2010) for this field at 88%.

Some program specific courses count toward the Office Support (Technical) Certificate #0926.
Some program specific courses count toward the Office Management Certificate #0914.
Some program specific courses count toward the AS Office Administration Degree #2229.
All program specific courses count toward the AS Office Administration (Medical Transcription Option) Degree #2228.

The following information is required by federal regulations to be provided to students for all vocational and certificate programs. Additional information on any career, job, or salary potential can be found at http://www.onetonline.org. For additional career information, please see: http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-2071.00


Note: Need help preparing for your job search? Login to Daytona State's Career Services Online (CSO) to create your personal career account, or email your Daytona State College Career Advisor.

Program Specific Courses
Course Title    
  SEM HRS  
ISM2000 Introduction to Business Information Processing   3.00
HIM1031 Medical Record Transcription I   1.00 Pre-Reqs: HSC1531 AND OST1100 Conc-Reqs: HIM1031L
HIM1031L Medical Record Transcription I Lab   2.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM1031
HSC1531 Medical Terminology   4.00
MNA2161 Quality Service Management   3.00
OST1100 Keyboarding and Formatting I   3.00
OST1110 Keyboarding and Formatting II   3.00 Pre-Reqs: OST1100
OST1330 Business English   3.00
OST2336 Business Communications   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101 OR OST1330
OST2501 Office Management   3.00
OST2401 Basic Office Procedures   3.00
OST2461 Medical Keyboarding and Office Procedures   3.00 Pre-Reqs: OST1711 OR OST1100

Sample Program of Study
Course Title    
   
... ... 1st Semester  
  SEM HRS  
ISM2000 Introduction to Business Information Processing   3.00
OST1100 Keyboarding and Formatting I   3.00
OST1330 Business English   3.00
OST2401 Basic Office Procedures   3.00
   
... ... 2nd Semester  
  SEM HRS  
HSC1531 Medical Terminology   4.00
HIM1031 Medical Record Transcription I   1.00 Pre-Reqs: HSC1531 AND OST1100 Conc-Reqs: HIM1031L
HIM1031L Medical Record Transcription I Lab   2.00 Conc-Reqs: HIM1031
OST1110 Keyboarding and Formatting II   3.00 Pre-Reqs: OST1100
OST2336 Business Communications   3.00 Pre-Reqs: ENC1101 OR OST1330
   
... ... 3rd Semester  
  SEM HRS  
MNA2161 Quality Service Management   3.00
OST2461 Medical Keyboarding and Office Procedures   3.00 Pre-Reqs: OST1711 OR OST1100
OST2501 Office Management   3.00
   
TOTAL  ...   34.00

Note: Sequence of courses may vary. Check catalog course descriptions for requisite requirements.


2012-2013 College Catalog. To view previous catalogs, please click here.