Medical Assisting Program Options

 

A. A. S. Degree

Fall Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
MED 118 Medical Law & Ethics   2 0 0 2
MED 121 Medical Terminology I   3 0 0 3
MED 130 Administrative Office Procedures I   1 2 0 2
OST 130 Comprehensive Keyboarding   2 2 0 3
Total 8 7 0  18
               

Spring Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
BIO 166 Anatomy and Physiology II P/C 3 3 0 4
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy   1 2 0 2
ENG 111 Writing & Inquiry P/C 3 0 0 3
MED 122 Medical Terminology II P/C 3 0 0 3
MED 131 Administrative Office Proc. II   1 2 0 2
MED 140 Exam Room Procedures I   3 4 0 5
Total 14 11 0 19
               

Summer Session (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
English Composition - Choose one course from ENG 112 or ENG 114.
ENG 112 Writing/Research in the Disciplines OR P/C 3 0 0 3
ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting P/C 3 0 0 3
MED 240 Exam Room Procedures II P/C 3 4 0 5
Total 6 4 0  8
               

Fall Semester (Second Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
MED 150 Labratory Procedures I   3 4 0 5
MED 232 Medical Insurance Coding   1 3 0 2
MED 270 Symptomatology   2 2 0 3
MED 272 Drug Therapy   3 0 0 3
PSY 150 General Psychology   3 0 0 3
Total  12  9 0 16
               

Spring Semester (Second Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
MAT 110 Math Measurement & Literacy P/C 2 2 0 3
MED 260 Medical Clinical Practicum   0 0 15 5
MED 262 Clinical Perspectives   1 0 0 1
MED 264 Medical Assisting Overview   2 0 0 2
Humanities/Fine Arts Elective   3 0 0 3
Total 8 2 15 14
               

Total Semester Hours Required for Medical Assisting A.A.S. Degree: 73

Medical Assisting Program Costs


 

 

Certificate

Fall Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
MED 118 Medical Law & Ethics   2 0 0 2
MED 121 Medical Terminology I   3 0 0 3
MED 130 Administrative Office Procedures I   1 2 0 2
Total 8 3 0  9
               

Spring Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
CIS 111 Basic PC Literacy   1 2 0 2
MED 122 Medical Terminology II P/C 3 0 0 3
MED 131 Administrative Office Procedures II   1 2 0 2
Total 5 4 0 7
         

Fall Semester (second Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
MED 232 Medical Insurance Coding   1 3 0 2
       Total  1 3 0 2
               

Total Semester Hours Required for Medical Assisting Certificate: 17

Medical Assisting Program Costs


 

 

Medical Assisting Basics Certificate

Fall Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
MED 118 Medical Law & Ethics   2 0 0 2
MED 121 Medical Terminology I   3 0 0 3
Total 5 0 0 5
               

Spring Semester (First Year)

Special Note Class
Hours
Lab
Hours
Work
Experience/
Clinical Hours
Credit
Hours
BIO 166 Anatomy & Physiology II P/C 3 3 0 4
MED 122 Medical Terminology II P/C 3 0 0 3
Total 6 3 0 7
               

Total Semester Hours Required for Phlebotomy Certificate: 17

Medical Assisting Program Costs

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