Get the Skills to Be an Office Professional
16 Month* Office Technology & Medical Office Associate’s Degree
Looking to break into a comfortable position at a local hospital or office? LIBI’s Associate’s Degree in Office Technology & Medical Office gives you the key skills you need to feel confident about pursuing a career as an Office Professional.
Becoming a Confident Office Professional
You’ll get the skills to use the latest word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software. You’ll also learn about webpage formatting, basic networking, e-mail, and office systems and procedures. With these skills in your toolbox, you’ll feel confident about pursuing your new career in a wide range of office environments.
Two Career Paths
Our Associate’s Degree in Office Technology & Medical Office is unique because it allows you to specialize in one of two core career tracks: either in Medical Office or Office Technology. Both specializations give you the core skills to pursue a career as an Office Professional while also giving you a more focused skill-set that employers look for when hiring.
Medical Office Track
The Medical Office tracks trains you in the procedures and document production of doctors’ offices, clinics, and hospital offices. You’ll also get special preparation in medical terminology and codes for insurance processing and billing.
The Medical Office Track features these courses:
- Medical Terminology
- Medical Records Analysis
- Basic ICD-CM Coding
- Basic Procedural Coding
- Healthcare Safety and Ethics
- Electronic Health Records
- Computerized Medical Billing
- Medical Office Procedures
- Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology
- Medical Insurance and Billing
Office Technology Track Courses
- Administrative Management
- Customer Service Management
- Introduction to Business
- Office Procedures
- Introduction to Web Design
- Introduction to Networking
The best way to see if LIBI is the right fit for you is to see it for yourself. You can tour our facilities, get all your questions answered, and meet with both students and instructors. Schedule a Tour Now or Get more info >>
At LIBI I have acquired important knowledge and skills. The teachers shared their own experiences in class. This is a great teaching method . . . The teachers are hard-working. Whenever I had questions after class, the teachers were pleased to answer them and explain them patiently. LIBI has prepared me well for my career. I am a new immigrant and LIBI was my first institution of learning experience in the United States. I love LIBI, and I am proud to be a LIBI student.
EXCEL at LIBI Scholarship
Looking to save money on your tuition? The EXCEL at LIBI Scholarship is just one of a handful of scholarships that could help make your transition that much easier.
LIBI will award scholarships aimed at helping qualified students who have a financial need to complete college while limiting student loan debt. The EXCEL at LIBI Scholarship is a tuition credit that will cover any remaining tuition expenses not already covered by other forms of financial aid.
Career Opportunities in Office Technology & Medical Office
Graduates of the the Office Technology & Medical Office program may find employment as the following:
- Administrative Assistant
- Medical Office Assistant
- Office Technologist
- Office Management
Externship Career Training
Want to take your learning out of the classroom and right into a real business environment? Take advantage of one of the many externship opportunities that we keep on file. The experiences gained during externships are invaluable and they look fantastic on your resume as well.
With an externship in your back pocket, you’ll feel confident pursuing your career in Office Technology and Medical Office.
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This fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Career Training Readiness score now >>
Academic Success Center
Get the support you need to launch a successful career. Our Academic Success Center offers you help with subject-specific areas. This means that even if a new topic or concept isn’t clicking right away, you can get the help you need.
Our Academic Success Center is also dedicated to supporting you throughout your career. Experienced Job Placement professionals are happy to help with things like resume preparation, interview techniques, and job searches. Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
Financial Aid: Funding Your Career Training
While LIBI does recommend that students seek out federal financial aid (FAFSA) and aid from the State of New York, we do pride ourselves on offering numerous bursaries and scholarships. One such scholarship, the EXCEL at LIBI Scholarship, has helped many of our past students graduate debt-free.
*Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
Is a Professional Career in Office Technology & Medical Office Right for You? Get More Info…
If you’re interested in learning more about a career in Office Technology and exploring whether LIBI is right for you, fill out the form on this page for more information. A helpful LIBI Career Advisor will assist with everything from career questions to financial aid and help you discover the perfect career path for you.
For immediate questions, call 718-939-5100.
*Program length when completed in normal time.