A.A.S. Medical Assisting

(2.5 Years)

All Medical Assisting courses (i.e., HO, HIT, and MA) must be completed with a "B-" or better. Other required courses, including general education requirements, must be completed with a "C" or better.

Required Courses:
HIT 0205ICD 10 CM Coding3
HIT 0209CPT Coding3
HO 0106Medical Terminology2
or HCA/CPH 2210 Medical Terminology and Communication
HO 0107Medical Law and Ethics3
or HCA 4475 Health Law and Bioethics
HO 0208Introduction to Pathology3
or BIOL 2229 Introduction to Pathobiology
HO 0209Principles of Drugs and Their Uses3
MA 0104Introduction to Medical Assisting Administrative4
MA 0200Clinical Medical Assisting I4
MA 0202Administration of Medications and Phlebotomy4
MA 0203Computers in Medical Assisting Administrative6
MA 0204Clinical Externship6
MA 0204SClinical Externship Seminar1
MA 0205Clinical Medical Assisting II4
MA 0206Administrative Externship2
MA 0206SExternship Seminar1
MA 0207Professional Development1
MA 0208Clinical Medical Assisting III4
Choose one of the following:4-8
Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
OR
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab
Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab
AND
Human Anatomy and Physiology 2
and Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 Lab
Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 2
and Advanced Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 Lab
General Education courses: 1
BIOL 1101
1101L
Biology I
and Biology I Lab 2
3-4
or BIOL 1100 Concepts of Biology
PSYC 1101Introduction to Psychology 23
General Education Objective 33
Additional General Education courses6
Total Credits73-78

 Major Academic Plan (MAP)