The Mid-Plains Community College Associate of Applied Science Degree in Business Office Technology offers three areas of emphasis: Administrative Assistant, Legal and Medical.

All associate degrees are two-year programs. In addition to preparing students for their field of study, the programs teach communication, soft skills, a variety of software applications, accounting, business plus general and specialized office tasks, which are beneficial to any occupation.

A 36-credit hour Business Technology diploma and 18 credit hour certificates for Legal Office Technology, Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Office Technology and Medical Transcriptionist are also available. The certificates are an ideal option for professionals in the workplace that need and/or desire to update current skill sets.

Administrative Assistant emphasis related careers

  • Executive secretaries
  • Supervisors/managers of administrative support workers
  • Administrative services managers
  • Secretaries
  • Human resources assistants
  • Receptionists and information clerks
  • Account, file, insurance, loan and office clerks
  • Switchboard operators
  • Personnel managers
  • Sales associates

Legal emphasis related careers

  • Legal assistants
  • Paralegals
  • Legal support workers
  • Title examiners
  • Abstractors
  • Receptionists and information clerks
  • Claims examiners
  • Casualty insurance clerks

Medical emphasis related careers

  • Medical assistants
  • Medical record clerks
  • Medical transcriptionists
  • Schedulers
  • Receptionists
  • Information clerks
  • Medical accounting clerks

Angie Chittick
Business Instructor
(308) 535-3739

Jimi Cole
Business Instructor
(308) 535-3765

Jean Condon
Business & Technology Department Chair
(308) 535-3740