Gain practical skills and clinical knowledge in a program that combines online learning with a hands-on externship.ᶛ
Learn medical billing and coding skills and prepare to sit for the Certified Professional Coder examination after you graduate.*
Complete your diploma in as few as nine months of study.**
Like to be at the center of the action? Train to become a medical office administrator with Concorde in Portland. Our flexible and convenient medical office administration diploma combines practical administrative support skills with foundational clinical knowledge, so you can prepare to manage records, appointments, paperwork for medical tests, medical billing and more.
As part of this program, you’ll develop medical billing and coding skills that can prepare you for the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam.*
Medical Office Administration Curriculum
This diploma program blends online coursework and labs with an in-person externshipᶛ to help you build a foundational knowledge of medical terminology, insurance practices and administrative support skills. As a graduate, you’ll be able to demonstrate professionalism and practical capabilities for a variety of support roles in health care-related offices.
- Medical Office Procedures
- Computer Applications
- Medical Terminology and Communications
- Medical Insurance Claims Processing
- Medical Insurance Coding
- Medical Office Applications
ᶛExternships are a non-paid in-person learning experience, whose length and location may be subject to change. Concorde does not guarantee externship placement, graduation, post-externship employment or salary outcomes.
*Registration and certification requirements for taking and passing these examinations are not controlled by Concorde, but by outside agencies, and are subject to change by the agency without notice. Therefore, Concorde cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take these exams, at all or at any specific time, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.
**Program length may be subject to change dependent on transfer credits and course load. Please refer to current course catalog for more information. Concorde does not guarantee admittance, graduation, subsequent employment or salary amount.