Cape Breton Business College

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Medical Office Assistant

Cape Breton Business College

Field of Study:Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Course Based:Yes
Length:25 Week(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $6,900
National: $6,900

Cost of Books: $610.00 + GST (Approximate Cost)


This intensive 25-week, full-time program is designed specifically to get individuals employed in a medical office. Students will receive plenty of hands-on experience and in-depth working knowledge of how busy medical offices function. Upon completion of this program, successful graduates will be ready to start work in most professional medical offices with a sound knowledge of the filing system, medical transcription, computerized appointment booking, the billing system, and the importance of record-keeping. This is an intensive program where individuals will graduate being ready to handle the day-to-day operations of a busy medical practice!


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Application, resume, transcript of Grade 12 marks (or GED) must be received prior to the interview. Individuals interested in applying under the Mature Student policy must be a minimum of 21 years of age, be out of school for a minimum of 1 year and must be a graduate of a previous clerical or secretarial program, a typing test conducted at Cape Breton Business College are required for admission to this program.

    * 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 September 09, 2015