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Medical Office Professional

What it is


Medical Office Workers

Effective Spring 2023, new students are no longer being accepted into the Medical Office Professional Program

In Minneapolis College’s Medical Office Professional program, you will learn the clerical, computer, and administrative support skills you need to become a key staff member for health-related organizations.

The program will familiarize you with medical terminology, medical office procedures, plus give you background in insurance coding and forms processing. Extensive hands-on experience with the latest computer hardware and software applications is central to the program. You will also be shown specifically how to apply those skills in a medical environment. 


  • You will have abundant employment opportunities after graduation. You will be prepared for entry-level administrative positions in virtually any healthcare setting including clinics, doctors’ offices, hospitals, nursing facilities and dental offices.
  • Equipped with sought-after administrative skills, graduates can choose where they work and what they do, including self-employment from home.
  • Minneapolis College offers flexible schedules and formats, with most courses offered either during the day or online. Online and hybrid classes offer convenient scheduling options for students.
  • A council of industry representatives guides the program. You will gain valuable real-world experience during internships.

Award Requirements and Course Descriptions & Outlines

Please select the award below to view the degree options and requirements in the college catalog.

Program Learning Outcomes

  1. Develop professional ethics and client confidentiality.
  2. Demonstrate a working knowledge of medical office computers and software technology.
  3. Develop professional customer services skills.
  4. Apply effective written, and verbal communication skills