Program Info:

Admission Requirements

A 'Successful' interview with school administration is required of all applicants.

Standard Admission

Students must meet ONE of the following criteria:

  • Alberta high school diploma, verified by transcript, or non-Alberta equivalent.
  •    - High School diplomas that are not from Canada must be verified by IQAS or the World Education Services Gateway Program.

    - OR -

  • Successful completion of the General Equivalency Diploma (G.E.D)

Mature Admission

Student must meet the following criteria:

  • Be 18 years or older
  • Wonderlic test completion - score 18

English Language Admission Requirement

Students must meet the English language requirements through ONE of the following:

  • Successful Completion of Grade 12 Alberta Education English Language Arts, or non-Alberta equivalent. (High School diplomas that are not from Canada will be verified by IQAS or the World Education Services Gateway Program.)
  • Transcripts demonstrating the successful completion of, at minimum, one year (two semesters) of full-time post-secondary education at a school where English was the primary language of instruction in a recognized nation where English is the primary language of instruction.
  • Students whose primary language is not English must have a C.L.B. level of 7. The following tests will be used to test C.L.B. levels.
  • IELTS - 6
  • TOEFL - Internet-based test score 70
  • CELPIP - 7
  • CAEL - 60
  • Pearson Academic (P.T.E.) - 51-58
  • Duolingo - 95

Career Opportunities

Our Medical Office Assistant (MOA) diploma program equips individuals with the skills and knowledge to work in a variety of healthcare settings. Those who complete this program can pursue numerous career opportunities, including:

  • Hospital Unit Clerk
  • Medical Clinic Office Assistant
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Laboratory Clerk
  • Physician's Assistant

Core Courses:

  • Introduction & Basic Skills
  • Medical Terminology I
  • Medical Terminology II
  • Front Desk Procedures & Patient Interaction
  • Medical Billing & Coding I
  • Medical Billing & Coding II
  • Clinical Procedures I
  • Clinical Procedures II
  • Office Administration & Management
  • Soft Skills & Communication
  • Special Topics
  • Externship/Field Experience
  • Practicum / Capstone

Program Type:



Morning, Evening, or Weekends

Delivery Method:


Program Duration:

12 Months

Program Fees:

$13900 CAD

(Student loans and grants available)

Program Notes:

Tuition fees include most of the materials and student manuals. Please review the admissions page or contact our admission advisors for financial assistance.