MR51 Medical Receptionist, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin Campus

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 2 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 16

Program Description

The Medical Receptionist TCC program prepares students for employment in a variety of positions in today's medical offices. This program provides learning opportunities which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills or to retrain in the area of medical assisting. Students that complete the program receive a Technical Certificate of Credit as Medical Receptionist.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions. Grading standards for medical assisting courses are very stringent. For students to progress to the next course of study, a minimum grade of C must be maintained.

Contact Us

Christy Smith, B.B.A., Program Coordinator


Phone: 770.229.3197

Program Courses

First Term

ALHS 1090Medical Terminology for Allied Health Sciences


MAST 1010Legal and Ethical Concerns in the Medical Office


MAST 1060Medical Office Procedures


ALHS 1040Introduction to Health Care


Second Term

Select both courses from Group 1 or Group 2 below (5-7 hours)



Group 1 - 7 hours


COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy


BUSN 1440Document Production



Group-2 - 5-hours


MAST 1100Medical Insurance Management


MAST 1110Administrative Practice Management