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Medical Language Specialist Required Classes

MEDICAL LANGUAGE SPECIALIST

Certificate

This certificate program prepares students for entry-level transcription employment in the office of a health agency, hospital, pharmaceutical organization, or private health practice. Communication, keyboarding, medical terminology, and software training skills are all part of this program. Many of the core courses apply to the administrative assistant AAS degree program.

Currently enrolled students should check their Degree Works audit for specific course and program information. Students should also consult with a counselor or advisor for program specific information.

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Required Classes*
Course
Class
Credits
BIO 110
Anatomy & Physiology
4
BUS 109
Basic Word
1
BUS 111
Keyboarding I/Document Process
2
BUS 121
Keyboarding II/Document Process
2
BUS 160
Business Writing Skills
3
BUS 202
Keybrd III/Doc Format/Skillbld
3
BUS 242
Word Processing Applications
4
BUS 244
Automated Office Procedures
3
BUS 260
Editing Business Documents
3
HCR 116
Medical Terminology
1
HCR 118
Cell Biology/Health Careers
2
Minimum Total Credits: 30

*It is essential to see a counselor regarding your program of study to verify course requirements and sequencing. To make an appointment, call 269.488.4100 (TTC) or 269.373.7800 (ACC) or 269.548.3205 (BHLC)