School of Health Sciences – Associate Degrees Begin Advancing Your Knowledge of Health Sciences

Why Choose Liberty University’s School of Health Sciences for Your Online Associate Degree?

Do you want to get started in a field that is growing rapidly? Take a practical step toward a rewarding career with a medical office assistant degree from our School of Health Sciences!

Throughout the online Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Medical Office Assistant, you can learn the health concepts, procedures, and terminology needed in the health field. You can complete this degree 100% online, which allows you to study in the comfort of your own home or office without having to take a break from work, interrupt your family life, or disturb your church activities.

As a Christian university, our mission is to Train Champions for Christ, and we fulfill this mission by equipping you with quality training for your career rooted in a biblical foundation. With Liberty, you can study under Christian professors and learn how to serve God through your service to others!

If you have a desire to help people in this growing field, then apply online or call an admissions counselor at (800) 424-9595!

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Ranked in the Top 10% of’s Best Online Schools in America

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

Available Health Sciences Associate’s Degrees

The School of Health Sciences offers an AAS in Medical Office Assistant that provides the training you need to be successful in a medical office administration career. Take a look at the following courses to find out more about what you’ll learn in the program:

Medical Office Systems and Procedures – Prepares you for all the administrative tasks relevant to operating and supervising a medical office of health professionals

Medical Office Billing and Bookkeeping – Provides you with up-to-date information on best practices for patient billing and bookkeeping for a medical office

Medical Office Coding – Helps you learn medical procedural and diagnostic coding skills

Medical Terminology – Provides you with a basic understanding of medical terms and abbreviations

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Not sure what to choose?

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Value of a Degree

At Liberty, you can strengthen your research skills and accomplish something remarkable. Completing a program isn’t just something you do – it can be an invaluable experience. Take a look at some other reasons why completing an online program is worth it.

Return On Investment In Your Education

Return on Investment

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) provides valuable information on how a degree can impact salary prospectsLearn more!*

Potential Employment Opportunities With A Liberty University Degree

Employment Opportunities

Explore job outlook statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the following careers: healthcare occupations.**

Professional Connection Opportunities Through Liberty University

Professional Connections

Mastering concepts and gaining advanced knowledge shouldn’t be the only benefits of a degree. Our world-class online learning environment is designed to facilitate collaboration and networking.

Frequently Asked Questions


Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $250 per credit hour for undergraduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $565 per course)*
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)
  • Potential college credit for military training

*Not applicable to certificates.