Medical Office Assistant (A.A.S.) - Online

Medical Office Assistant (A.A.S.) - Online

Important: This degree plan is effective for those starting this degree program in fall 2023 through summer 2024. This degree plan will remain in effect for students who do not break enrollment or who do not change degree programs, concentrations, or cognates.

General Education/Foundational Skills Requirements

Communication & Information Literacy 1
ENGL 101Composition and Rhetoric3
Communications Elective3
Information Literacy Elective3
Technological Solutions & Quantitative Reasoning 1
BUSI 101Introduction to Business3
or BUSI 201 Intermediate Business Computer Applications
UNIV 104Instructional Technology for Successful Online Learning0-3
Math ElectiveMATH 114 or higher3
Critical Thinking 1
RLGN 104Christian Life and Biblical Worldview 24
Civic & Global Engagement 1
Cultural Studies Elective3
Social & Scientific Inquiry 1
PSYC 101General Psychology3
or SOCI 200 Introduction to Sociology
Natural Science Elective3
Christianity & Contexts 1
BIBL 104Survey of Old and New Testament4
THEO 104Introduction to Theology Survey 24
Total Hours36-39

Refer to the list of approved general education electives before enrolling in foundational skill requirements


Students transferring in 45 or more UG credit hours will have the requirement of RLGN 104 Christian Life and Biblical Worldview (4 c.h.) waived; Students transferring in 60 or more UG credit hours will also have the requirement of THEO 104 Introduction to Theology Survey (4 c.h.) waived

Major Requirements

Major Foundational Courses
COMS 101Speech Communication 13
ENGL 103Technical Communication for the Professions 13
HLTH 211Applied Anatomy and Physiology I for Associate Degree 13
HLTH 212Applied Anatomy and Physiology II for Associate Degree 13
Total Hours12

Course may fulfill select general education requirements.

Major Core
AMOA 203Medical Office Systems and Procedures3
AMOA 204Medical Office Insurance3
AMOA 206Medical Office Billing and Bookkeeping3
AMOA 207Medical Office Coding3
AMOA 254Medical Office Infection Control3
AMOA 256Medical Office Ethics and Law3
AMOA 296Externship3
or HLTH 105 Introduction to the Health Professions
CRST 290History of Life3
NURS 105Medical Terminology1
Total Hours25

All applicable prerequisites must be met

Graduation Requirements

  • 64 Total hours
  • 2.0 Overall grade point average
  • Grade of 'C' Minimum required for all upper-level courses in the major
  • 25% Of major taken through Liberty University
  • 16 Hours must be completed through Liberty University
  • Grad App Submission of Degree Completion Application must be completed within the last semester of a student's anticipated graduation date
Plan of Study Grid
First Year
First SemesterHours
BIBL 104 Survey of Old and New Testament 4
THEO 104 Introduction to Theology Survey 4
UNIV 104 Instructional Technology for Successful Online Learning 0-3
Math Elective 1 3
Second Semester
ENGL 101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
RLGN 104 Christian Life and Biblical Worldview 4
Information Literacy Elective (ENGL 103) 1 3
NURS 105 Medical Terminology 1
Second Year
First Semester
HLTH 212 Applied Anatomy and Physiology II for Associate Degree 3
Natural Science Elective (HLTH 211) 1 3
AMOA 203 Medical Office Systems and Procedures 3
AMOA 204 Medical Office Insurance 3
Second Semester
BUSI 101
Introduction to Business
or Intermediate Business Computer Applications
PSYC 101
General Psychology
or Introduction to Sociology
AMOA 206 Medical Office Billing and Bookkeeping 3
AMOA 207 Medical Office Coding 3
Third Year
First Semester
AMOA 254 Medical Office Infection Control 3
AMOA 256 Medical Office Ethics and Law 3
CRST 290 History of Life 3
Second Semester
Communication Elective (COMS 101) 1 3
Cultural Studies Elective 1 3
AMOA 296
or Introduction to the Health Professions
 Total Hours64-67

Refer to the list of approved general education electives at before enrolling in foundational skills requirements

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