Medical Administrative Specialist

medical administrative specialist

Medical Administrative Specialist

This program offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills expanding the role of the medical secretary. The content includes the use of computer technology to develop communication skills, higher-level thinking skills and decision-making skills, the performance of office procedures specific to the medical office environment, medical terminology, transcription of medical documents from machine dictation, and the production of high-quality employment portfolios and job-seeking documents.  This program is competency based and it is eligible for articulated college credit.*

Program Mission

The mission of this program is to prepare the student with the necessary knowledge and skills to obtain employment in the healthcare industry in an entry level position.

Program Content

  • Communication Skills
    Employability Skills and Portfolio
    Computer Literacy
    Document Preparation
    Medical Office Procedures
    Medical Terminology
    Medical Transcription
    Keyboarding and Speed Development
    Microsoft Office

Industry Certifications and Licenses

Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification

Gainful Employment Information

Medical Administrative Assistant Gainful Employment

Central Florida Wage Statistics

Average Entry Wage: $12.46 | Average Wage: $16.51
**Statistics are only a guide and should not be the sole factor in your career decision.

Source: Florida Department of Economic Opportunity**

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Full Time:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

7:00 am - 1:00 pm

Part Time AM:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 am

7:00 am - 9:30 am

Part Time PM:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

10:30 am - 1:00 pm


Estimated program cost $3,670 in tuition, lab fees, certifications, and other fees.


Anthony Albury

Program Number


Program Requirements

Reading 10, Language 10, Math 10

Program Commitment

1050 Hours

Occupational Completion Points

Information Technology Assistant - 150 hours
Front Desk Specialist - 300 hours
Medical Office Technologist - 300 hours
Medical Administrative Specialist - 300 hours
*Successful completion of an OCP may qualify a student for employment.

Program Textbooks

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