Through the University of Central Missouri's Dental Office Manager certificate program, students learn the skills needed to succeed as an administrative dental assistant. Professionals work on behalf of patients as well as the dentist. Students are prepared to handle bookkeeping for a small business and will learn to use QuickBooks2017. In addition, this course prepares students to take the exam for Microsoft Specialist Certification. Through this program, students earn an industry-recognized certificate and continuing education units which may not be applied to a degree program and are not eligible for federal financial aid.
Online, self-paced course
|390 hours||Keyboard proficiency, basic understanding of word-processing, command of English grammar and punctuation|
Through UCM’ partnership with Ed2Go, students will learn essential skills for managing a busy dental practice. The course includes office procedures and skills as well as dental terminology and anatomy, medical records management, accounts receivable and reimbursement management, insurance and patient billing and patient scheduling.