General Technology - Medical Assisting (A.A.S.)

Graduates of the Medical Assisting program must complete the following courses to earn an Associate in Applied Science with a major in General Technology. The minimum total credit hours required is 62. Students are required to complete all courses with a "C" or better.

Required Courses

 

GENERAL EDUCATION Credit Hours
BIO 112 Basic Anatomy & Physiology 4.0
ENG 101 English Composition I 3.0
MAT 155 Contemporary Mathematics 3.0
PSY 201 General Psychology 3.0
  Elective Humanities/Fine Arts 3.0
     
Subtotal   16.0
     
REQUIRED CORE SUBJECT AREAS Credit Hours
MED 103 Medical Assisting Introduction 3.0
MED 104 Medical Assisting Administrative Procedures 4.0
MED 107 Medical Office Management 4.0
MED 108 Common Diseases of the Medical Office 3.0
MED 114 Medical Assisting Clinical Procedures 4.0
MED 115 Medical Office Lab Procedures I 4.0
     
Subtotal   22.0
     
SECONDARY SPECIALTY Credit Hours
AHS 102 Medical Terminology 3.0
Option A: 9 credit hours from AHS 155, AHS 163, AHS 170, AHS 180 or AHS 205  
Option B: 9 credit hours from ACC 102, BUS 101, MGT 101, MGT 150, MGT 201, MKT 101, MKT 110 or MKT 130.  
     
Subtotal   12.0
     
OTHER COURSES REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION Credit Hours
MED 117 Clinical Practice 5.0
MED 118 Pharmacology for the Medical Assistant 4.0
CPT 101 Introduction to Computers 3.0
     
Subtotal   12.0
     
Total Credit Hours   62.0