Lake Land College


Technical Program - Office Technology Skills - Medical - Lake Land College, Mattoon, IL

Office Technology Skills - Medical (NDP.OFSK.MED)


This short-term certificate is tailored to fit the needs of a student with no previous office experience or a student who wants to upgrade skills in the medical field. Emphasis is placed on current office technology needs, medical terminology and medical office procedures, and effective job-search techniques. All courses meet requirements for the Administrative Assistant - Medical - Associate Degree program and the Medical Transcriptionist Certificate. Many courses are offered online. Other courses can be completed successfully during the day or evening college.

For more information contact:
Kathleen Daugherty

* There are prerequisites or course requisites for this course
** Electives must be approved by Program Coordinator or Division Chair
one cross Course only offered fall semester
Footnote 2 Course only offered spring and summer semester
Footnote 3 Course only offered spring semester
Footnote 4 Courses offered in odd numbered years only
Footnote 5 Courses offered in even numbered years only
Footnote 6 SOS 050 Human Relations and PSY 271 Introduction to Psychology cannot be used as a social science elective
Footnote 7 Consult Academic Advisor for appropriate course
1 Recommend students take BIO 050 Basic Anatomy and Physiology.
2 N/A

First Year
First Semester
BUS 114 Advanced Formatting *
CIS 160 Practical Software Applications
BUS 141 Business Communications *
BUS 079 or Professional Development +++  
AHE 041 Medical Terminology
BUS 059 Medical Insurance and Coding
BUS 063 Medical Transcription
BUS 084 Advanced Medical Transcription *
Approved Elective 1
  Total Semester Hours:

Total Program Hours: 18

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