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Medical Office Coding, OEC

The Occupational Endorsement Certificate is comprised of a total of 17 credits.  It is recommended that students start in the Spring or Summer since some certificate requirements are only offered in certain semesters at other UA campuses.  Students must earn a satisfactory grade (C or higher) in all courses to successfully complete the certificate program.  

  Spring  Semester  Fall Semester  Spring Semester  Summer Semester
One-Year Spring Start
  • MA A101 Medical Terminology (3 credits) 
  • BIOL A100 Human Biology* (3 credits) 
  • MA A104 Essentials of Human Disease (3 credits) 
  • CIS A105 - Introduction to Personal Computers and Application Software (3 credits) (optional)
  • MA A220 Coding for the Medical Office (3 credits) 
  • MA A235 Medical Insurance and Healthcare Documentation (3 credits) 
  • MA A320 Advanced Cases in Medical (2 credits) 
  Summer Semester Fall Semester  Spring Semester  Summer Semester
One-Year Summer Start
  • MA A101 Medical Terminology (3 credits) 
  • BIOL A100 Human Biology* (3 credits) 
  • MA A104 Essentials of Human Disease (3 credits) 
  • CIS A105 - Introduction to Personal Computers and Application Software (3 credits) (optional)
  • MA A220 Coding for the Medical Office (3 credits) 
  • MA A235 Medical Insurance and Healthcare Documentation (3 credits) 
  • MA A320 Advanced Cases in Medical (2 credits)

*Other Recommended Courses for this Occupation are:

  • BIOL A111 Human Anatomy and Physiology I (4 credits) AND BIOL A112 Human Anatomy and Physiology II (4 credits)