Medical Office Technology


About the Program

The Medical Office Technology Program is a two-year technical program designed to prepare potential students for entry-level employment areas such as physician offices, hospitals, outpatient facilities, health, clinics, nursing home facilities, insurance companies, and other health-related organizations.

The curriculum complies with the American Association for Medical Transcription Exam Specifications for Certified Transcriptionist, and the American Health Information Management Association Certified Coding Associate Competency Statements.

An Associate of Applied Science degree can be obtained after successful completion of two years.


Admission Requirements

Priority given to applicants with ACT composite of 16 or equivalent ACCUPLACER score.


Job Opportunities

Coding Specialist, Receptionist, Insurance/Medical Information Secretary, Medical Records Clerk.




Leigh Anne Gibson

Program Director – Accounting Technology

Southwest Mississippi Community College

1156 College Drive

Summit, MS 39666