2021-2022 Yavapai College Catalog 
    May 25, 2024  
2021-2022 Yavapai College Catalog [PREVIOUS CATALOG YEAR]

Medical Office Assistant Certificate

Progression Plan - Medical Office Assistant Certificate  


The Medical Office Assistant (MOA) program prepares students to perform administrative skills in a physician's office and qualifies students to sit for the Nationally Certified Medical Office Assistant (NCMOA) exam. The MOA program allows students to complete a certificate and seek employment.

Credit Hours Required: 18-29

AND choose one Biology option below:

Option 2

Note: Students planning to pursue a Medical Assistant AAS degree should complete this option.

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Medical Office Assistant Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Utilize medical records while upholding HIPAA regulations.
  2. Demonstrate administrative and clinical skills.
  3. Assist the health care provider in delivering care to clients with multiple health care needs.
  4. Identify how diversity and culture affect delivery of health care.
  5. Identify legal and ethical issues in healthcare.
  6. Explain the structure and function of the body systems.
  7. Apply therapeutic communication skills with health care professionals and patients.