Healthcare field

Medical Administrative Assistant

Associate of Applied Science Degree

National American University’s (NAU) Associate of Applied Science Medical Administrative Assistant degree program is designed to prepare students for entry-level administrative positions in a variety of healthcare settings.

The Associate of Applied Science Medical Administrative Assistant degree program uses a combination of lecture and laboratory sessions to address administrative and general office topics in order to prepare students for entry level positions in health care. Medical administrative assistant’s duties may include greeting patients, setting appointments, scheduling hospital admissions, medical transcription, bill collections, office compliance and other general office procedures. Those with sufficient training and experience may become responsible for office management.

To learn more about program goals, learning outcomes and course descriptions, view the undergraduate catalog.

NAU offers courses online, on-campus, or a combination of both, depending on program and availability.

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