Isothermal Community College

Business Sciences

Medical Office Administration - Diploma

Academic Development

if applicable

DRE 096
DRE 097
DRE 098
DMA 010
DMA 020
DMA 030
DMA 040
DMA 050
DMA 060
DMA 070
DMA 080

First semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
OST 130 - Comprehensive Keyboarding None 3 4 Fall, Spring
MED 121 - Medical Terminology 1 None 3 3 Fall, Spring
OST 164 - Text Editing Application None 3 3 Fall
OST 148 - Medical Coding Billing and Insurance None 3 3 Fall


Second semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ENG 111 - Writing and Inquiry Satisfactory placement or DRE 096, 097, and 098 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer
OST 134 - Text Entry and Formatting OST 131 or Skills 3 3 Fall, Spring
MED 122 - Medical Terminology 2 MED 121 3 3 Fall, Spring
OST 149 - Medical Legal Issues None 3 3 Spring
CIS 110 - Introduction to Computers None 3 3 Fall, Spring, Summer


Third semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
ECO 252 - Principles of Macroeconomics DMA 010, 020, 030 or scores 3 3 Fall, Spring


Fourth semester

Course name Prerequisite Credit hours Contact hours Semester offered
OST 243 - Medical Office Simulation OST 131 and OST 148 3 3 Spring
WBL - World of Work Last Semester 1 1 Fall, Spring


Program contact

Tiffany Cooper

Medical Office Systems Instructor
Business Sciences
tcooper@isothermal.edu
828-395-1638
Business Sciences 110


Pathway types



Related Programs

Medical Office Administration - Healthcare Administration - Degree

Medical Office Administration - Medical Billing and Coding - Certificate

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