Program Facts

Gain practical skills and clinical knowledge in a program that combines classroom teaching with an externship.

Learn medical billing and coding skills and prepare to sit the Certified Professional Coder examination after you graduate.

Complete your diploma in as few as seven months of study.

Program Overview

Like to be at the center of the action? Train to become a medical office administrator with Concorde in San Bernardino. Our 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 combines foundational knowledge of medical terminology and insurance practices with 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
  • Externship
  • 16%

    National Job Growth projected from 2018-2028

  • 22%

    Job Growth in California projected from 2018-2028

  • 3%

    Unemployment Rate for medical secretaries according to U.S. News & World Report


More access to health care means more appointments and more records. That is also likely to mean more job openings for medical office administrators

*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.