Administrative Medical Assisting

Administrative Medical Assisting

Medical Assisting – 100% Online!

Earn your certificate in as few as 10 months, or your degree in as few as 20 months!

  • Laptops provided to all domestic students at no cost*
  • Administrative skills make you invaluable to employers
  • Attend live, interactive classes from anywhere
  • Fast, convenient, affordable
Administrative Medical Assisting

Administrative Medical Assisting

American National University’s Associate of Science degree program in Administrative Medical Assisting will prepare you for a variety of entry-level positions in the fast-growing medical field.

With your degree, you’ll be ready to tackle a wide variety of health care tasks in an environment that is fast-paced and challenging. You will learn key competencies in six functional areas:

  • effective communication with patients and other care givers
  • health care law and ethics
  • operational office functions
  • health care administration, include billing and coding procedures
  • pathology and body systems
  • professionalism and teamwork

Your program also includes intensive preparation for the National Certified Medical Office Assistant examination, administered by the National Center for Competency Testing. Upon successful completion of the exam, you will earn the industry standard NCMOA credential.

¹While widely available, not all courses are available at all class times or offered every term. Check with a University Student Services representative.


Why American National University?

  • Convenience and flexibility – With day and evening classes¹ you have the flexibility to work as you earn your degree.
  • Personal attention – You’re not just a face in a crowd, our small class sizes allow for personal attention from instructors.
  • Career professionals as instructors – With current and relevant curricula, you will learn from instructors with real-world field experience who will guide and mentor you.
  • Career services – Our career services team starts to help you before you graduate with your resume, cover letters, interviewing techniques and how to search for great career opportunities.
  • Alumni benefits – Our support doesn’t end at graduation, as an alumnus you will have access to our career services and refresher² courses available throughout your career.
¹While widely available, not all courses are available at all class times or offered every term. Check with a University Student Services representative.
²Refresher training is tuition-free for qualified students. Additional costs such as lab fees, books and supplies are the responsibilities of the student. Retraining is limited to the program from which the student graduated and is subject to space available.

We Bring Our University To You

With our innovative learning formats, we bring you a High-Tech, High-Touch learning experience. ZOOM video courses let you be live, in class from anywhere you have an internet connection. 100% distance education courses allow you to set your own schedule for weekly assignments and discussions. On-campus labs give you the practical, hands-on training you can’t get anywhere else (select majors).

A Global University Experience

Our Global Meet technology allows you to have one-on-one discussions with admissions, financial aid, career services, and other staff without ever leaving home. Through ANU Global Teach, you’ll learn from professors from your community, your region, and indeed – the whole world. And thanks to ANU Global Learn, you will have worldwide access to resources from textbooks, interactive learning modules, study guides, and a vast array of library resources 24/7 at no additional cost.