Are you an organizer and a detailed person?
Do you enjoy working on a computer?
Would you like to be the go to person in an office?
If these questions have piqued your interest, you have found your niche by exploring your options in the Business Program at Community Technical & Adult Education! You can live your dream as a Medical Administrative Specialist in any office environment. The best part of it is that you can achieve your new career in just one year!
The Medical Administrative Specialist program prepares students
for employment opportunities in a medical office, medical clinic,
or hospital office settings. The program has been offered at CTAE
for approximately eight years.
A Medical Administrative Specialist must be proficient with all of
the communication technology common to a modern office. This
includes all office equipment, telephone systems, mail services,
internet and e-mail. A specialist also needs additional skills
specific to the medical field, such as medical correspondence
and terminology, familiarity with patient record systems, and
appointment scheduling. This program prepares students for
employment opportunities in a medical office, medical clinic, or
hospital office settings and prepares students for the following
certifications: Florida Ready to Work and Microsoft Office
Specialist 2013 (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook/Access).
Students may earn their certifications by testing at the Certiport
Testing Center on campus.
To view the Medical Administrative Specialist Program Itemized Costs Sheet, please click here.