Medical Office Administration


Program of Study

We offer three options of study in our Medical Office Administration program.

Associate in Applied Science

The A.A.S. degree is a 2-year, 72 credit-hour program. Students are prepared for employment as medical administrative personnel.

Billing & Coding Specialist Certificate

Students take 18 credit hours to earn a certificate specializing in billing and coding.

Administrative Medical Office Specialist Certificate

This 18-credit hour pathway is for individuals seeking an entry level position in a medical office or hospital.

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We invite you to meet and learn more about our Medical Office Administration faculty.

Headshot of Betsy Colliander.

Betsy Colliander

Program Coordinator
E-mail: bcolliander@wpcc.edu
Phone: 828.448.6057
Office: Carr Hall, Room 219 [map]

Cathy Huffman Oaks

Cathy Huffman Oaks

E-mail: choaks@wpcc.edu

Phone: 828.448.6056
Office: Carr Hall, Room 218 [map]

Want to Know More?

Learn more about our Medical Office Administration program. Feel free to reach out by phone, e-mail, or submit your comments below.

Our Location

Carr Hall,
1001 Burkemont
Morganton, NC 28655