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Medical Office Support


Medical office support programs prepare people to work in medical offices under the supervision of medical office managers.

Medical office support programs include topics such as:


Many career and technical schools as well as many community colleges and two-year schools offer certificate and associate degree programs in medical office support. A certificate program usually takes a year of full-time study. An associate degree program usually takes two years of full-time study.

See schools that offer this program.

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Program Admission

You can prepare for this program of study by getting your high school diploma or GED.

Below is a list of high school courses that will help prepare you for this program of study:

Typical Course Work

Program Courses

A program in medical office support should include courses such as the following:

Things to Know

Office technology and medical knowledge change constantly. Expect to take classes throughout your career to keep your skills up-to-date.


East Side Area

Big Bend Community College

Job Corps - Curlew

Walla Walla Community College (Clarkston)

King-Snohomish Area

Edmonds Community College

Everett Community College

Green River College

Highline College

Pima Medical Institute-Renton

Pima Medical Institute-Seattle

Renton Technical College

Spokane Area

Spokane Community College

Tacoma Area

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom

Pierce College Puyallup

Vancouver Area

Charter College--Vancouver

West Side Area

Centralia College

Grays Harbor College

Job Corps - Cascades Job Corps College & Career Academy

Peninsula College

Yakima Area

Perry Technical Institute

Yakima Valley College