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Medical Office Professional


If you see yourself serving on the front lines of administrative support in a fast-paced health care setting, Concorde Career College is ready to help you pursue a career as a medical office professional. Concorde’s medical office professional schools helps prepare you for this exciting field through an inside-out knowledge of medical and health care office operations.

Positively impact your community through your work

As a medical office professional, your role in supporting the smooth, effective delivery of patient care through a broad scope of administrative, medical office functions can reverberate beyond your workplace to your larger community.

Career-driven curriculum

Concorde’s Medical Office Professional training can prepare you for medical office management through hands-on coursework that takes into account your real-world work setting.

Career outlook*

Medical office professional jobs are projected to grow at a higher-than-average rate. The medical office professional salary in 2012 ranged from $29,850 to $38,550, depending on the work setting. However, this varies depending on region. Find out more about what a career in medical office administraton looks like.
*Source: 2012-2022

Financial aid

At Concorde, we are invested in your success, and we know achieving this success can be financially challenging. We can assist you in navigating the financial aid process from start to finish. Additionally, we can help match you with any scholarship programs you may qualify for that are offered through Concorde.

Join our family

To learn more about Concorde’s Medical Office Professional programs, request information, or call Concorde Career College at 1-800-693-7010.

Opportunity awaits.

*Program length varies by location

Classroom-to-career skills training

Medical office professional coursework includes emphasis on the following areas:

  • Preparing medical charts and reports
  • Medical correspondence from dictation (transcription)
  • Medical office bookkeeping
  • Medical office front-desk management
  • Multiple-medical-office software packages

Where can I work?

Medical office professionals can work in a variety of settings, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Physicians’ offices (private or group practices)
  • Other health care environments
  • Insurance companies
  • Health maintenance companies


Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

*Memphis and Southaven campuses are accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE).

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between a medical office administrator and a medical office professional?

While both roles are essentially the same position, there may be subtle differences required by each employer.

As a medical office administrator, you can play an integral role in your employer’s office. You can handle most medical office business and financial operations and help make it possible for your employer to collect monetary reimbursements from patients’ insurance providers. Your work can be essential to the success of your employer’s medical business.

As a medical office professional, you mainly function in an administrative environment performing duties such as transcription, coding, billing, word processing, filing and working with various medical-office software packages.

How long is the Medical Office Professional program?

The Medical Office Professional program can be completed in as few as eight months, but this varies on location. Please check with an admissions advisor for program length information.

When does the Medical Office Professional program start?

Click here, or call 1-800-693-7010 to find out when a program starts at a campus location near you.

What is the medical office professional career outlook?

According to, this job field is expected to grow at a higher-than-average rate of 29% through 2022. As the medical and health care industries continue to grow, so will the need for qualified medical office professionals. For more information on career profiles, click here.

Why should I become a medical office professional?

You can join an exciting, challenging and growing employment field where professional satisfaction can be high as you support patient care on a daily basis through a variety of administrative support functions.

Does Concorde have online medical office professional programs?

No, but we do offer this program at both our Memphis and Southaven locations for your convenience.

Does Concorde offer medical office professional externships?

Yes, Concorde offers externships in the area through a number of employer partners in various local communities near our campus locations.

How much is tuition for Concorde’s Medical Office Professional programs?

For program-specific tuition information, please see our program disclosures, or call 1-800-693-7010.