Medical Office Technician
Learn about our Medical Office Technician non-credit Certificate program —Harrisburg Campus.
What is a medical office technician?
A medical office technician completes various administrative tasks. Tasks vary widely in different jobs.
In general, you must:
- Answer phones
- Complete filing and document imaging
How much do medical office technicians make?
The median salary for a medical office technician is $26,610 as of May 2010. Visit www.salary.com for more information on local salaries.
What is the employment outlook?
There is a 17% projected increase in this occupation from 2010 to 2020.
How do I enroll in the program?
Program entry requirements are:
- A Work Keys assessment score of at least 4. You must complete reading and math assessments.
- Information locator assessment.
How can I learn more about the program?
Download About the Program - curriculum and Costs (pdf, rev 5/2011).
What degree will I earn?
You will earn a certificate of completion.
Where can I work?
You will be qualified to work in a variety of healthcare settings. These include:
- Federal, state and local governments
- Doctors' offices
- Small medical practices
- Outpatient facilities
Who can I contact for more information?
Noncredit Health Care Office
HACC Harrisburg Campus
Blocker Hall, Room 221
One HACC Drive
Harrisburg, PA 17110