Dental/Medical Administrative Assistant
Program Duration: 1 year (2 Semesters)
Credentials: New Brunswick Graduate Certificate.
Academic Area: Administration
Campus: Fredericton, NB
|January 2021||Fredericton, NB|
The Dental/Medical Administrative Assistant Program provides students with the opportunity to develop skills in both the dental and medical administration fields, thus increasing their employment opportunities.
Job opportunities for Dental Administrative Assistant (NOC 3411) are fair in New Brunswick over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as a Dental Administrative Assistant.
Job opportunities for Medical administrative assistants (NOC 1243) are good in New Brunswick over the next 3 years. This job outlook is also applicable to people working as an administrative assistant, medical.
Along with dental and medical administration, students will develop the business, technology and communication expertise needed to work in a professional dental environment, private physician’s office, clinic, hospital, or nursing home. Emphasis is placed on dental and medical terminology, dental and medical office procedures, charting, body systems and transcription.
$34,320 - $51,272 per annum.
Students must meet one (1) of the following admission requirements:
- High school graduation or
- GED or equivalent or
- Mature student – Detailed resume outlining experience and qualifications must be submitted.
- Dental Reception Procedures
- Dental Terminology & Records
- Medical Office Procedures
- Medical Terminology
- Medical Transcription
- Microsoft Word
- Advanced Word
- Microsoft Excel
- Communications/Records Management
- Proofreading & Editing
- Manual Accounting
- Computerized Accounting
- Customer Service
- Advertising & Social Media
- Career Skills
- Work Placement
Courses and content may change to enhance program quality
TUITION & FEES:
Textbooks: $1750.00 (approximately)
Student Protection Fee: $96.95 (1% of tuition)
STUDENT LOAN INFORMATION:
Provincial and Federal student loans are available to qualifying students. For more information on applying for a student loan, New Brunswick residents should contact New Brunswick Student Financial Services at www.studentaid.gnb.ca. If you have not lived in New Brunswick for the past 12 months, or if you are currently living in another province, please contact your provincial Student Financial Aid office.
Gender Equality Scholarship
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APARTMENT RENTAL INFORMATION :
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Students may also contact the New Brunswick Rentalsman’s Office.