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Associate of Occupational Studies
Medical Specialties

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The medical specialties program is designed to prepare you for a rewarding entry-level career in the healthcare and the medical field. We offer courses for medical assisting and pharmacy technology. Students will also gain applicable skills and knowledge in medical coding, medical billing, and laboratory procedures.


When you have a degree in medical specialties, you have the chance to start a career as a medical assistant, medical biller/coder, or pharmacy technician. As part of the program, you will also prepare for the possible certifications or licensing required in various medical professions.


The medical specialties program in Colorado Springs teaches essential knowledge and skills such as:


  • Pharmacy technology
  • Medical billing/coding
  • Clinical processes and procedures
  • Medical assisting
  • Medical lab processes
  • Medical records


Degrees Designed for Students Needing Flexibility in Their Program Schedule


CollegeAmerica understands how hard it is to manage a busy schedule that also needs to include getting your degree. That's why CollegeAmerica offers a mix of online and on-campus classes. We work hard to allow you the benefits of interacting with your instructor and other students in class, as well as utilizing the flexibility of taking some of your classes online to assist you in completing your degree in a way that can work well with your busy schedule.

Colorado Springs

At CollegeAmerica’s Colorado Springs location, we have specially developed medical degree programs to help students secure jobs in the medical field. Our instructors and faculty members are professionals with real-life experience doing the work you’ll be equipped to do after graduating. We also have career advisers who are dedicated to helping you launch your new career after graduating. Our program offers the convenience, flexibility, and employment-focused education you need for a successful career in the medical field. The best part is, you can finish the program in 20 months. Whether you need to go to classes during the day, in the evening, or online, our program will set you on the path to success.


2020 North Academy Blvd.

Colorado Springs, CO 80909

(719) 227-0170


To learn more about Medical Specialties and other degrees at our Colorado Springs campus, contact us today.

  1. Fastest Growing Occupations, Occupational Outlook Handbook, http://www.bls.gov/ooh/fastest-growing.htm
  2. The college does not guarantee a job. Gaining employment is the graduate’s responsibility.
  3. Program subject material is subject to change. For up-to-date details, see the current version of the student catalog.
  4. General timeframe for completion of an associate’s degree.
  5. Offered onsite and/or fully online through Independence University. See catalog for available locations.

CollegeAmerica admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.

† Graphic Arts programs are offered fully online by our affiliated institution, Independence University.
†† Master’s degree programs are offered fully online by our affiliated institution, Independence University.
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