Medical Office Skill Award

Required courses

  • MOA 180 Medical Records
  • MOA 182 Medical Terminology
  • MOA 183 Billing and Coding
  • MOA 185 Medical Office Administration
  • BUSAD 50 Internship

This award can be completed in one semester, attending full time or two semesters part time.  Skill Award Application

This is ideal for high school juniors and seniors exploring career options in the fastest growing industry and any others who are seeking to get into healthcare.

Employment Data for Medical Records Skill Award


  • Employment 20,840
  • Hourly mean wage $23.48
  • Annual mean wage $48,840

Glendale and surrounding areas

  • Employment 5,790
  • Hourly mean wage $22.75
  • Annual mean wage $47,330

Further detailed information can be accessed by visiting the Bureau of Labor Statics, United States Department of Labor website www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes292071.htm#st

This award prepares you to work in a medical office, clinic, hospital, or any other healthcare agency as an entry-level employee.

Job function includes: updating medical records, patient registration, schedule management, accounting and billing physician services, and other medical office duties.