Seneca College

Office Administration - Medical (Accelerated)

Program Information

School:Seneca College
Field of Study:Medical Office Management/Administration
Description:This program provides you with relevant administrative and high–level technological skills to meet the demands of the current and emerging health care system.

As a student in this program, you will master in three semesters, the skills and knowledge traditionally offered in a four–semester program. The three semesters are delivered over twelve consecutive months. In the first semester you’ll acquire a solid foundation of business office procedures and intermediate– level computer skills. The final two semesters focus on Medical Office Administration with advanced–level technological skills. You will graduate with a solid knowledge of medical terminology and its construction and a general background in anatomy and physiology. You’ll be familiar with procedures required to operate a medical office and are skilled in transcription of a wide range of medical data. Workplace simulations assist you in transferring the learned skills and knowledge to the work environment. Computer skills and business office practices are also readily transferable to other academic and career paths.
URL:Office Administration - Medical (Accelerated) at Seneca College
Length:12 Month(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $6,955
International: $25,771

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with Grade 12 English: ENG4(C) or ENG4(U); OR Mature Student Status (age 19 or older) with the above prerequisite course(s), their equivalent(s) or appropriate Academic and Career Entrance (ACE) Certificate program credits (see Academic Upgrading). Although not required for admission, Grade 12 Mathematics is recommended for your success in the program: MCT4C (Mathematics for College Technology) or MAP4C (Foundations for College Mathematics).

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 50] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0]

International students whose first language is not English must fulfill an English Proficiency requirement in order to qualify for application. English Proficiency requirements are as follows for consideration: A minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 80 (internet based with no test below 20) - TOEFL code 9212, OR Academic IELTS with an overall minimum score of 6.0 (with no single test score below 5.5), OR CAEL (Canadian Academic English Language Assessment) with an overall band score of 50.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on July 18, 2015