Allied Health/ Medical Assistant Track - AAS

The Associate of Applied Science-Allied Health Concentration is a career path for persons who have completed the following certificate programs: Dental Assisting, Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Surgical Technology and Vocational Nursing. The 60 plus credit hour degrees for these programs are designed for health science professionals in these areas to meet continuing education goals and to attain possible promotion from entry-level to advanced level clinical posts.

YEAR 1

Semester 1
HPRS 1201 Introduction to Health Professions Prerequisite 2
MDCA 1409 Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Assistants 4
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
MDCA 1213 Medical Terminology 2
MDCA 1352 Medical Assistant Laboratory Procedures 3
MDCA 1417 Procedures in a Clinical Setting 4
2
16
Semester 2
MDCA 1305 Medical Law and Ethics 3
ECRD 1211 Electrocardiography 2
MDCA 1321 Administrative Procedures 3
MDCA 1448 Pharmacology and Administration of Medications 4
MDCA 1310 Medical Assistant Interpersonal and Communication Skills 3
15
Semester 3
MDCA 1254 Medical Assisting Credentialing Exam Review 2
MDCA 1343 Medical Insurance 3
MDCA 1371 Ambulatory Care and Emergency Procedures 3
MDCA 1264 Practicum - Medical Assistant 2
10

YEAR 2

Semester 1
Elective 0 Department Approved Elective 3
Elective 0 Math/Natural Science General Education Elective 4
Elective 0 Humanities/Fine Arts General Education Elective 3
Elective 0 Social/Behavioral Science General Education Elective 3
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3
16
Semester 2
Elective 0 Directed Elective 3
3
Semester 3

YEAR 3

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3