Office Administrative Services Technology

Office Administrative Services Technology (OAST)

The Office Administrative Services Technology (OAST) program is designed to train you as a professional Administrative Assistant, a vitally important role to the business world. The program provides opportunity for you to earn a 2-year associate degree as an Executive Administrative Assistant or Medical Administrative Assistant. We also offer 1-year certificates for Executive Office Support and Medical Coding. 

Executive Administrative Assistant

This program emphasizes administrative skills essential to any professional office, with a strong emphasis on current software packages, voice recognition, business editing and proofreading, and records management. You will explore the areas of communication and business law to round out your education.

In addition to classroom studies, you will have practicum hours which gives you hands-on experience with local employers.

Executive Office Support Certificate

Medical Administrative Assistant

The administrative assistant in a medical setting requires special understanding of medical terminology, medical office procedures, coding, and electronic health records. Emphasis is also placed on current software packages and voice recognition. As a graduate, you will find careers in a wide variety of medical settings including: physicians’ offices, hospitals, rest homes, emergency care facilities, and clinics.

In addition to classroom studies, you will have practicum hours which gives you hands-on experience with local employers.

Medical Coding Certificate

To learn more:

Admissions
740.568.1900
admissions@wscc.edu

Natalie Lowe, Professor
740.374.8716, Ext. 1716
nlowe@wscc.edu

Karen Poorman, Professor
740.374.8716, Ext. 1702
kpoorman@wscc.edu

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