Medical Administrative Assistant Diploma - Diploma
Ultimate Medical Academy’s online Medical Administrative Assistant diploma program prepares you to support the daily operations of a busy healthcare facility. Medical environments are fast-paced, and medical administrative assistants play a key role in keeping healthcare offices and processes running smoothly by updating medical records, processing critical claims and many other office-related functions.
If working in an office environment and interacting with office personnel and patients sound like something you might enjoy, a career as a medical administrative assistant could be a great match for you. Medical administrative professionals are organized, detail-oriented and provide quality customer service.
As a graduate of UMA’s program, you may consider entry-level positions as a medical secretary, medical office specialists, receptionist, medical office assistant or various positions in hospitals, doctors’ offices, outpatient clinics or other types of healthcare organizations.
At 36 semester credits, this diploma program can be completed in approximately 41 weeks. Online courses are five weeks in length, allowing you to graduate quickly with full-time study. Instructors, tutors, financial aid staff and your learner services advisor helps to keep you engaged and motivated. UMA takes pride in offering students comprehensive job skills training. We guide you in preparing your resume, practicing interview techniques, finding job openings and boosting your self-confidence. Even after graduation, we continue to support our alumni.
About UMA’s Courses
Our curriculum covers a wide range of subjects including medical administrative assisting, principles of management, information systems, medical law and ethics, accounting, medical practice management systems, medical terminology and transcription, medical coding and anatomy.
UMA’s curriculum also helps you prepare for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) certification exam with the National Healthcareer Association (NHA).
We encourage you to apply to UMA and get started in a career in medical administrative assisting today. Complete the form to learn more about tuition, course start dates and the support we provide you as a UMA student.