Business Office Technologies

Program Information

This 900-hour program provides comprehensive computer and office training designed to prepare you to use computers in today's business world using Microsoft Office as well as specialization in medical billing and coding.

Students who have completed this 900-hour technical training program and passed the industry credentials could be awarded 30 technical college credit hours through the One-Year Option. Learn more about this program and our partnership with Lorain County Community College (pdf).

Jeanie Haapalainen

Start Dates:
August 28, 2017
Daytime Classes: Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Course Cost: $8,356
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Skills You'll Learn in This Program 

  • Internet usage
  • Windows 10
  • Business Ethics
  • Business English
  • Business Math
  • Microsoft Word 2016
  • Microsoft Excel 2016
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2016
  • Microsoft Access 2016
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Office & Software
  • Medical Office Procedures
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • 80 Hours of Externship


Program Certification 

All participants will sit for exams from National Healthcareer Association's Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS), National Healthcareer Association's Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS), MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist; Word, Excel), Office Proficiency Assessment & Certification (OPAC), and CPR.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

School Year 2017
Based on COE Standards
Students:  5
Completion:  100%
Placement:  80%


Admission Requirements 

  • Individuals must have obtained a high school diploma, equivalency, or GED® before enrolling
  • Individuals must NOT have any previous or pending disqualifying offenses
  • Good reading comprehension

Prospective students wanting to increase reading, math, or retention levels before the program begins may contact the Adult Basic and Literacy Education (now known as Aspire) Coordinator in the ACWHCC Adult Education Office for information about this free training.