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Next Start
TBD

Program Length
20 MONTHS

Next Start
TBD

Program Length
20 MONTHS

YOUR CHOICE OF ONLINE MEDICAL ASSISTANT PROGRAMS

When it comes to online medical assistant programs, you’ll find a unique, career-focused degree program at Independence University. With your medical specialties degree online from IU, you could pursue a variety of careers, such as medical assisting, billing/coding, or pharmacy technology.

IU's medical specialties program is designed to help you gain entry-level employment in today’s medical job market. As part of the program’s objectives, you’ll be prepared for possible certification or licensing in a number of areas of medical specialization.1

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POTENTIAL CAREERS

Your online associate degree in medical specialties could potentially lead to a variety of rewarding careers,3 such as:

  • Medical assistant
  • Pharmacy technician
  • Medical billing specialist/coding specialist

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

Your medical specialties degree online will give you a broad foundation in essential, entry-level medical skills,2 such as:

  • Medical assisting
  • Pharmacy systems and databases
  • Pharmacy technology
  • Medical records
  • Medical billing/coding
  • Electrocardiography
  • Clinical processes and procedures

Still Have Questions?

If you still have questions about IU's online Associate of Occupational Studies in Medical Specialties, you can get all the answers in the program overview!

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Why Choose Independence University?

IU's online degree programs will help you prepare for employment in some of today's most rewarding job fields. Our programs are career-focused, without elective courses that you don't want or need, so you can finish your degree faster.