MEDICAL LANGUAGE SPECIALIST (MLS1)
Technical Certificate of Credit

The Medical Language Specialist program includes instruction in transcription, proofreading, and report analysis while applying medical terminology and computer application skills.

Technical Certificate of Credit
Program Length 30 Credit Hours
Education Requirements High School graduate or GED recipient; Minimum age: 16
Entrance Dates Every Semester
Offered Warner Robins and Macon Campuses and Online

   

Credit Hours

COMP 1000 Introduction to Computers 3
ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
BUSN 1440 Document Production 4
BUSN 2320 Medical Document Processing/Transcription 4
BUSN 2330 Advanced Medical Document Processing/Transcription 4
BUSN xxxx Specific Occupational-Guided Electives 4
MAST 1120 Human Pathological Conditions in the Medical Office 3
 
Select one (1) of the following three courses:  
ALHS 1010 Introduction to Anatomy & Physiology 4
ALHS 1011 Structure and Function of the Human Body 5
BUSN 2310 Anatomy and Terminology for the Medical Administrative Assistant 3
 
Select one (1) of the following two courses:  
ALHS 1090 Medical Terminology for AHS 2
BUSN 2300 Medical Terminology 2
 
Total Hours
30