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Medical Assisting (AAS)

Suggested Sequence of Courses

FIRST YEAR

Hours

Fall Semester

Class

Lab/Clinical

Credit

ACA 115

Success and Study Skills

0

2

0

1

ENG 111

Writing & Inquiry

3

0

0

3

MED 110

Orientation to Medical Assisting

1

0

0

1

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

PSY 150

General Psychology

3

0

0

3

 

 

13

6

0

16

Spring Semester

BIO 163

Basic Anatomy & Physiology

4

2

0

5

MED 122

Medical Terminology II

3

0

0

3

MED 140

Exam Room Procedures I

3

4

0

5

OST 134

Text Entry & Formatting

2

2

0

3

 

 

12

6

0

16

Summer

MAT 143

Quantitative Literacy (or higher)

3

0

0

3

 

Humanities/Fine Arts Elective*

3

0

0

3

 

 

6

0

0

6

SECOND YEAR

Fall Semester

COM 231

Public Speaking

3

0

0

3

MED 131

Administrative Office Procedures II

1

2

0

2

MED 240

Exam Room Procedures II

3

4

0

5

MED 270

Symptomatology

2

2

0

3

OST 149

Medical Legal Issues

3

0

0

3

 

 

12

8

0

16

Spring Semester

MED 150

Laboratory Procedures I

3

4

0

5

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

MED 272

Drug Therapy

3

0

0

3

 

 

9

4

15

16

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS REQUIRED FOR GRADUATION: 70

*See "Course and Hour Requirements"

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