Curriculum


Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting


Course Number Course Title Credits
SEMESTER  1
ENGL 101 Introduction to Academic English and Language Practicum  4
INST 150 Introduction to Faith, Reason and Justice 3
CSCI 110 Computer Literacy 3
COMM 120 Public Speaking 3
MATH 103 Mathematical Ideas* 3
SEMESTER  2
ENGL 102 College Writing and Language Practicum 4
SPAN 101A Elementary Spanish I* 3
CHEM 121/3 General Chemistry I/General Chemistry Laboratory I 4
MEDA 101 Introduction to Medical Assisting 3
MEDA 150 Medical Terminology 3
SEMESTER  3
PSYC 100 General Psychology 3
BIOL 233 Human Physiology and Anatomy I 4
MEDA 160 Clinical Procedures and Diagnostics 3
MEDA 168 Medical Billing and Records 3
MEDA 260 Phlebotomy and EKG Technology 4
SEMESTER  4
PSYC 207 Lifespan Human Development 3
BIOL 234 Human Physiology and Anatomy II 4
MEDA 204 Medical Law and Ethics 3
MEDA 224  Principles of Pharmacology 3
MEDA 300 Externship 4

* Students may substitute more advanced courses if able to meet specific course prerequisites.
** Consult advisor before selecting from available elective courses during the academic term.

To learn more about these courses, read the Course Descriptions.