Medical Secretary | Dipl - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Medical Secretary | Dipl

Medical Secretary | Dipl

Degree
Diploma
Credits
35
Location
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes
This program is eligible for free tuition

Medical secretaries perform a variety of administrative and clerical tasks in a medical setting. They need to be knowledgeable of medical terminology, general medical procedures, and may also be responsible for certain business functions.

Meet Your Advisor

Fran DeJong
Fran DeJong
Admissions Representative
fran.dejong@witcc.edu
712.317.3345
Sioux City Campus, Admissions
Book an Appointment https://www2.witcc.edu/admissions/fran

Career Options

People with these jobs record medical information, handle scheduling and billing, and advise patients.

Required Classes for Medical Secretary | Dipl

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
ADM 105 Introduction to Keyboarding 1
HSC 114 Medical Terminology 3
MAP 123 Administrative Medical Office Procedures 3
MAP 402 Medical Law and Ethics 2
HIT 301 Electronic Health Records 3
BCA 206 Applied Computer Concepts 3
     
ADM 123 Document Formatting 3
ADM 154 Business Communication 3
ADM 159 Proofreading and Editing 3
MAP 134 Medical Transcription I 3
MAT 772 Applied Math 3
     
ADM 131 Office Calculators 1
PSY 102 Human & Work Relations 3
 

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Renee Reeves, RHIT
Renee Reeves, RHIT
Administrative Assistant-Medical Instructor
renee.reeves@witcc.edu
712.317.3495
Sioux City Campus
Carmen Monk BS, CMA, AAMA
Carmen Monk BS, CMA, AAMA
Medical Assistant Instructor
carmen.monk@witcc.edu
712.317.3130
Sioux City Campus, Room A104
Kerry Patchin BSN, RN
Kerry Patchin BSN, RN
Administrative Program Coordinator Health Science
kerry.patchin@witcc.edu
712.317.3370
Sioux City Campus, Room L314
 

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $6,895.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $6,930.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.