About the Medical Office Administration Program at Sacramento
Our Medical Office Administration program in Sacramento, California will provide you with the essential skills to succeed as a key member of the healthcare team. Medical Office Administrators perform various clerical duties for medical offices, insurance companies, and other healthcare facilities. For this occupation, you will learn how to maintain medical records, complete bookkeeping tasks, perform various accounting duties, and more.
What You’ll Learn
The primary objective of our program is to teach you all aspects of the medical front office. You will learn basic anatomy and physiology to build a foundation of medical knowledge, medical terminology, and the law and ethics pertaining to the medical office.
Medical Office Administrators may not provide direct patient care, but they frequently work with registered nurses and other healthcare professionals. Throughout our program, you will learn how to document the health information of patients, including their medical history, symptoms, test results, and treatments.
You will also gain the following job skills that are in demand by many employers:
- Opening and closing medical office procedures
- Managing medical records
- Creating electronic health records
- Assigning insurance codes for medical diagnoses and procedures
- Processing insurance claims
- Performing entry-level bookkeeping and accounting procedures
MOA Program Admissions Requirements for the Sacramento Campus
If you’re ready to advance your career in this rewarding field, please review the following enrollment steps:
1 Meet for career planning
2 Complete the admissions interview
3 Send proof of high school education or equivalent
4 Take the assessment exam/p>
5 Fill out an admissions application
6 Enrollment agreement
I just finished my Medical Office Administration classes and it was only 9 long months! The staff are angels, helpful, and have your back to make sure you stay on the right track. If I decide to further my education I will be going back to Unitek College in Sacramento.
The Sacramento Campus
Located near Commerce Gardens and the American River, our campus is in close proximity to several colleges, restaurants, and local businesses. We occupy more than 13,000 square feet at 1111 Howe Avenue. Our students have access to multiple labs, a library, and a student lounge. All of the programs we offer in Sacramento can be completed in a year or less.
Some of our MOA students have likened our faculty to “angels.” They have also commented on our helpful and positive attitude. Above all else, we seek to prepare you for success in the healthcare field.
Our classrooms are equipped with computer workstations so you can access some of the latest specialty billing, coding, medical records, and office administration software. Standard office software for Word processing, email communication, and appointment scheduling will be provided as well. You will also have access to the medical lab while learning CPR, first aid, and patient vital signs.
Our MOA program has numerous educational objectives. Graduates will be prepared to work as entry-level Medical Office Administrators. On the job, they will be capable of using medical terminology, managing medical office procedures, and operating various information systems to accomplish your daily tasks.
This school has some of the best teachers I have ever experienced. The curriculum is challenging and they recognize those who work hard. The ladies of Career Services never quit! They don’t stop working util they have sent your resume to every office they even thought would start hiring.
Not only is Sacramento a metropolitan area, but it is also rife with history—the district of Old Sacramento is reminiscent of the Gold Rush era, with its wooden sidewalks and wagon rides. A museum also chronicles the construction of the Transcontinental Railroad, which was one of the country’s earliest technological feats. Sacramento has previously been called “America’s Most Diverse City.” Given its contemporary culture and urban location, Sacramento could be a great city for your educational pursuits.
1111 Howe Avenue Suite #300
Sacramento, CA 95825
At our Sacramento campus, you will find a sunny climate, public transportation, and overall accessibility. Taught by local faculty members, our MOA program caps each class at 20 students to help ensure your success.
Commonly Asked Questions
Does the Sacramento campus offer an MOA program near me?
We welcome students from all around the world to enroll at Unitek College. Most students at our Sacramento campus are either from the city of Sacramento or commute from one of the following nearby cities.
We serve Medical Office Administration students across all of Sacramento County, California:
|Sacramento, CA||Carmichael, CA||Citrus Heights, CA|
|Davis, CA||Elk Grove, CA||Fair Oaks, CA|
|Florin, CA||Foothill Farms, CA||La Riviera, CA|
|North Highlands, CA||Orangevale, CA||Rancho Cordova, CA|
|Rio Linda, CA||Rosemont, CA||Roseville, CA|
|West Sacramento, CA|
What is the average class size for the Sacramento MOA program?
In Sacramento, our average class size is about 20 students. Typically, we provide MOA students with a morning sessions that runs five days a week, from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM.
What certifications can I get with this MOA program?
Eligible graduates can take several certification exams, such as:
Why is Medical Office Administration a good career choice?
The answer depends on what you’re hoping to achieve. Medical Office Administration is a great choice for anyone seeking a meaningful career with job stability and solid pay.
One thing is for certain. The vibrant world of healthcare is full of great specialties, careers, and people. There are several paths you can choose, as healthcare professionals will always be needed. Think about your personal goals, and when you’re ready, we’ll be here to support all your future career aspirations.
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