Medical Office Assistant (MOAS)
Certificate of Achievement | Online
This program will prepare graduates for work as a member of a healthcare team. It includes training in rapidly changing technological skills such as billing and electronic medical record software. Students will also receive an introduction to medical terminology, pharmacology, medical conditions and related tests.
- Entry level position in a hospital
- Administrative staff in a Physician’s office
- Administrative support in any health professional practice
OSSD or Mature Student Status
If you are interested in completing the entire certificate program, please click here to sign up prior to registering for your courses. See Program of Study or Course Delivery tabs to register for individual courses.
Students can complete the Certificate of Completion in as little as one semester. They are usually expected to complete their certificate within 60 months.
Other Important Information
In order to obtain the Certificate of Completion, the following courses must be completed:
|CMP 7005||Computer Appl for Business I||3|
|HEA 0103||Understanding Medical Tests||3|
|HEA 0107||Understanding Surgical Proced.||3|
|HEA 0108||Working/Comm. in a Medical Set||3|
|HCP 1020||Essentials in health records mgt||3|
|MDT 1000||Medical terminology||3|
|MED 0101||Med Conditions for Med Office||3|
|MED 1050||Medical Keyboarding||3|
|PHR 0101||Pharmacology for Med Office||3|
Tuition and Ancillary Fees
The total domestic tuition fees for each course is listed below.
|Course||Credits||Domestic Tuition||Ancillary Fees||Total Domestic Fees|
|CMP 7005||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
|HEA 0103||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
|HEA 0107||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
|HEA 0108||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
|HCP 1020||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
|MDT 1000||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
|MED 0101||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
|MED 1050||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
|PHR 0101||3 credits||$263.76||$164*||$427.76|
Please see our fees page for the breakdown of tuition and mandatory ancillary fees for Part-time studies.
The asterix (*) denotes courses that are delivered through Ontario Learn and are subject to an additional $95.96 fee per course. This fee is already calculated in the ancillary fees and total fees listed above.
Important Note: The tuition above denotes domestic tuition fees only. International applicants should contact Pathways or Continuing Education for further information regarding the admissions process.
The table below details course offerings over the current and next academic year.
|Course||2020-21 Academic Year||2021-22 Academic Year|
|CMP 7005 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
|HCP 1020 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
|HEA 0103 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
|HEA 0107 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
|HEA 0108 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
|MDT 1000 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
|MED 0101 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
|MED 1050 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
|PHR 0101 - 3 credits||MAY||SEPTEMBER, JANUARY, MAY|
All courses are delivered online asynchronously. Your professor shares learning resources and activities with you in a flexible way. You are not expected to attend a class or login to your materials at a specific day or time. You will, however, be responsible for meeting all course requirements, dates and deadlines as posted within the syllabus.
Although most courses have offerings in September, January and May, additional intakes may be offered monthly, please see the course registration page for specific intake dates.
Important Note: Cambrian College reserves the right to cancel the offering of courses in certain terms. Please refer to your registration page for current semester options.
Please note: Cambrian College strives to ensure the accuracy of the information on this website. Please note that the academic curriculum is continually reviewed and revised to ensure that Cambrian's programs and courses remain relevant. The College reserves the right to cancel or make changes to any course or program, fee, procedure, or campus location at any time.