Medical Office Administration

Become a health care office manager or medical assistant 

Medical office administrators perform a variety of administrative and clinical tasks in the health care setting.

Harper College offers career training for medical office managers, medical assistants, receptionists, billing and insurance coders. Programs provide students with a background in health care procedures, terminology, legal and ethical issues, and health care management principals.

Prepare for a health profession

The Associate in Applied Science (AAS) degree is designed to prepare you for immediate entry into this profession. Coursework in the AAS may also prepare you to transfer to a four-year college or university.

Earn a professional certificate

Prepare for a career in health care through a certificate program. Many of Harper's certificates are stackable to a degree program through additional coursework.

Flexible program options


Next steps

For more information about starting your college education at Harper, please contact Admissions Outreach at 847.925.6700 or fill out our request informationform.

* Please note: The Health Insurance Specialist and Medical Receptionist certificate programs will be discontinued following the 2019–20 academic year.

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