Medical Language Specialist, TCC

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Medical Language Specialist program includes instruction in transcription, proofreading, and report analysis while applying medical terminology and computer application skills.

Length of Program: Three (3) Semesters

Locations offered:
Moultrie VPC

Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Students will produce properly formatted business documents such as a letter, envelope, and business report from straight and/or rough draft copy using various word processing features.

Gainful Employment: For more information regarding this program including job placement rate, on-time graduation rate, costs, and occupational information, please view the Datasheet

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A program advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Medical Language Specialist, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 32 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.

1st Term
Books: $291.90
Fees: $309.00
Tuition: $979.00
Total: $1,579.90

2nd Term
Books: $269.80
Fees: $284.00
Tuition: $534.00
Total: $1,087.80

3rd Term
Books: $249.57
Fees: $284.00
Tuition: $623.00
Total: $1,156.57

4th Term
Books: $358.50
Fees: $324.00
Tuition: $712.00
Total: $1,394.50

Curriculum Credits

Curriculum Credits

1: Basic Skills Courses (3 hours)


ENGL 1010 Fundamentals of English I 3
ALHS 1011 Structure/Function of Human Body 5

2: Occupational Courses (29 hours)


ALHS 1090 MedTerm/Allied Health Sciences 2
BUSN 1440 Document Production 4
BUSN 2320 Med DocProcess/Transcription 4
BUSN 2330 Adv Med Doc Process/Transcript 4
COMP 1000 Intro to Computer Literacy 3
MAST 1120 Human Diseases 3
BUSN-Elec Guided Elective 4

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