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.

General Education

The listing below includes program requirements that also fulfill General Education requirements.1

Objective 13
Objective 23
Objective 33
Objective 5 - See Major Requirements4
Objective 6- PSYC 11013
Total Credits16

See General Education Requirements (minimum 15 credits) for A.A.S. Degree at the start of the College of Technology section of the catalog.

Major Requirements 

Required Courses:
HIT 2205ICD 10 CM Coding3
HIT 2209CPT Coding3
HO 1106Medical Terminology2
or HCA/CPH 2210 Medical Terminology and Communication
HO 2208Introduction to Pathology3
or BIOL 2229 Introduction to Pathobiology
HO 2209Principles of Drugs and Their Uses3
MA 2200Clinical Medical Assisting I4
MA 2201Electronic Health Records & Documentation in Medical Assisting6
MA 2202Administration of Medications and Phlebotomy4
MA 2205Clinical Medical Assisting II4
MA 2208Clinical Medical Assisting III4
MA 2209Professional Practices for Medical Assistants3
MA 2210Medical Assisting Practicum4
Choose one of the following series:8
Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
Biology I
and Biology I Lab (Objective 5)
Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
and Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 Lab (Objective 5)
Human Anatomy and Physiology 2
and Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 Lab
Total Credits51

Degree Totals 

Program Admissions Requirements0
General Education16
Major Requirements47
Free Electives0
Total Credits63

 Major Academic Plan (MAP)