NFCC accepting student applications for Fall Term 2015 Medical Administrative Specialist Program
MADISON, FL – North Florida Community College’s Allied Health Department is currently accepting students for its Medical Administrative Specialist program. Applications are only accepted once a year with classes beginning in August during NFCC’s fall term. Applications will be accepted starting April1 until the deadline to apply for Fall Term 2015 on July 1. Potential students are encouraged to start the application now in order to complete application, testing and entrance requirements by the July 1 deadline. Classes begin Aug. 25, 2015.
The MEDICAL ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST program is a PSAV (Post Secondary Adult Vocational) certificate program that takes less than a year to complete, approximately 10 months, and prepares students to work as office clerks, secretaries, or administrative specialists in a medical setting such as doctor’s offices, hospitals, and medical research facilities. The program also provides supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in any of these occupations. This PSAV Certificate is approved by the Florida State Board of Education to articulate 18 credits into an Associate in Science Degree in Office Administration for students looking to further their education.
Students are required to have an associate degree or complete the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) prior to making application to enter the program. The TABE is given regularly at the NFCC campus and may be scheduled by calling (850) 973-9451.
Student applications will be accepted starting April 1 through July 1. For more information, contact NFCC Allied Health Advisor Debbie Bass in the NFCC Career and Technical Education Center (Bldg. 13) at (850) 973-1662 or firstname.lastname@example.org.