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Sauk Academic programs

Office and Administrative Services: Medical Office

(B83) Certificate

The medical office certificate program is designed to assist students in becoming familiar with terminology, forms, and procedures used in medical offices. Upon completion of this program, students should be able to secure entry-level employment as a medical office employee.

Work and Employment

Medical assistants transcribe dictation, prepare correspondence and assist physicians or medical scientists with reports and articles.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354; Mary Ann Hurd, Assistant Professor of Office and Administrative Services, 815/835-6202.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on 2016-17 tuition and fee rates and the course fees in the Class Schedule for the required number 24 credit hours.

In-DistrictOut-of-DistrictOut-of-State
Tuition $2,664.00 $7,680.00 $8,328.00
Fees $284.00 $284.00 $284.00
Course Fees $190.00 $190.00 $190.00
Total Tuition and Fees $3,138.00 $8,154.00 $8,802.00