Medical Secretary - USA, Diploma

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 168 days
    Duration
  • English
    Language

About

The Medical Secretary - USA course at International Career Institute (ICI) - USA also allows you to enter a fastest growing and respected profession that contributes to the wellbeing of people of all walks of life.

How Will You Benefit?

  • Fast track your career as a medical secretary
  • Learn the inside secrets of how to become a medical secretary professional in months not years!
  • Study a medical secretary course that was designed in conjunction with senior members of the profession
  • Free up valuable time, don’t waste time and money travelling to classes
  • Study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are
  • Have access to a tutor who works in the industry you are training for
  • Easy interest free payment plans from as low as $39 per week
Start reaping the benefits by enrolling today!

Career Prospects

If you imagine yourself in the challenging and often exciting world of medicine, possess good customer service skills and a keen interest in health and medicine, the rewarded career path as a Medical Secretary can be the career path for you.

Medical secretaries are essential staff members of all hospitals and medical centers. The job description of medical secretaries include a wide range of important tasks such as administrative, front office and clinical. Some of the most important administrative duties assigned to medical secretaries are scheduling appointments, billing, managing patients and taking care of coding for insurance. Simply put, medical assistants are crucial in assisting doctors in helping their patients.

The employment outlook for medical secretaries is excellent. Medical secretary careers are projected to grow much faster with a 20% growth rate according to the Bureau of Statistics, with over 189,000 job openings within the 2008-2018 window. Promising, exciting and growing aptly describe a career as a Medical Secretary.

Jumpstart your career as a Medical Secretary by enrolling in our course now!

Accreditation

This course is recognised and accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC). The courses offered by ICI are unique as they take a very “hands on” approach. Our courses are not designed to teach you just the “theory” behind the industry – they are written and tutored by industry professionals and will fast-track you into a new career of your choice.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details: Weekly Intake
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 168 days
    • Duration description

      The maximum time given to complete a program is three years.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Medical Definitions, Prefixes & Glossary
  • Abbreviations & Acronyms
  • Using Medical Terminology
  • Human Systems & Anatomical Divisions
  • Pharmacology

        English Language Requirements

        This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

        Schedule IELTS

        Academic Requirements

        Prerequisites

        • There are NO previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level. Students may enroll directly into the diploma or advanced diploma levels without completing lower ranked qualifications. Graduates can expect higher course levels to result in higher potential salary, positions and skill capabilities.

        Tuition Fee

        • International Applies to you

          1599 USD/full
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 1599 USD for the full programme and a duration of 168 days.
        • National Applies to you

          1599 USD/full
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 1599 USD for the full programme and a duration of 168 days.
        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
        • Pay Upfront  - 10% Off = $1439
        • Weekly Instalment Plan - $39 x 41 weeks

        Funding

        Check the programme website for information about funding options.

        StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

        The Global Study Awards: get funded with up to £10,000 to study abroad

        Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.