Medical Office Administration, I-BEST

LWTech Accounting Assistant I-BEST programCertificate Information and Schedule

  • Certificate Length: 4 Quarters
  • Credits: 39
  • I-BEST Start Dates: Fall Quarter

The I-BEST Medical Office Administration certificate prepares students for high-demand, entry -level positions as front office assistants and general clerical support in medical settings. Students learn medical office skills, medical terminology, medical law, billing and insurance coding skills, and office computer skills. I-BEST Medical Office Administration Certificate graduates can continue studying at LWTech to complete an additional certificate in Medical Billing and Coding or a Medical Assisting Associates (AAS) degree.

Learn more about LWTech's Medical Assisting program 

I-BEST Medical Office Administration Course Sequence and Course Descriptions

Summer 2021 I-BEST MEDA Schedule

Fall 2021 I-BEST MEDA Schedule

How Will These Courses Be Taught?

  • Face-to-face: This course is a traditional classroom with an instructor and students in a college classroom. Face-to-face classes are located at LWTech at 11605 132nd Avenue NE in Kirkland, WA. Students are required to be on campus for all scheduled class times.
  • Zoom: This course is an online classroom with an instructor and students meeting online at a specific time with Zoom. Zoom is a video conference tool used to interact with your teacher and other students for online activities. Student are required to be on Zoom and ready for class at all Zoom class times. Zoom online classes also use Canvas to share classroom materials and to turn in assignments.

Employment and Wages

What does a Medical Office Assistant career look like in the United States? 

The U.S. Department of Labor has an occupational profile for Medical Office Assistants with information about projected employment, typical wages, and career growth at CareerOneStop.

Current Job Openings in Washington

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Contact an I-BEST Advisor

Ready to talk with an advisor about the I-BEST Medical Office Assistant Certificate? Want to learn more about options to help pay for I-BEST college classes? Request an appointment with an I-BEST advisor by submitting an appointment request form and an advisor will contact you as soon as possible.

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