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Medical Assistant (AAS.MAP)

Medical Assistants are health professionals specifically trained to work in medical offices. These multiskilled personnel perform administrative and clinical duties. Duties may include but are not limited to: billing and coding, maintaining medical records, completing basic clinical assessments, recording vital signs, preparing patients for examination, collecting blood specimens, performing basic laboratory tests, preparing and administering medications and assisting physicians with treatment and/or minor procedures.

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FIRST YEAR
First Semester   Hours
MAP-070 Med Assist Pathophysiology I  
5.0
MAP-072 Med Assist Skills I
5.0
CIS-160 Practical Software Application
3.0
MCS-095 Medical Office Procedures  
3.0
SEMESTER TOTALS 16.0
Second Semester
MAP-080 Med Assist Pathophysiology II
4.0
MAP-082 Med Assist Skills II
5.0
MAP-084 Med Assist Pharmacology
3.0
BUS-114 Advanced Formatting
3.0
MAP-086 Med Assist Seminar  
2.5
SEMESTER TOTALS 17.5
Summer Term
MAP-090 Med Assist Externship
2.5
SEMESTER TOTALS 2.5
SECOND YEAR
First Semester   Hours
ENG-120 Composition I
3.0
AHE-055 Math for Meds   OR
MAT-116 General Education Math  
2.0
BIO-100 Bio Science I  
4.0
Elective  
3.0
SEMESTER TOTALS 12.0
Second Semester
PSY-271 Intr/Psychology   OR
SOC-280 Introduction to Sociology  
3.0
SPE-111 Intro to Speech Communication   OR
SPE-200 Interpersonal Communication  
3.0
HED-102 Nutrition  
3.0
Humanities and Fine Arts (IAI F or IAI H)  
3.0
SEMESTER TOTALS 12.0
SUGGESTED ELECTIVES
BUS-061 Office Transcription  
2.0
MCS-055 Principles of ICD-10-CM Coding  
3.0
MCS-050 Principles of CPT Coding  
3.0
MCS-040 Health Info for Professionals  
3.0
MCS-068 Medical Management and Ethics  
3.0
BUS-115 Processing Info  
3.0
CIS-058 Spec Software Applications  
3.0
BUS-060 Automated Office Procedures  
3.0
BUS-079 Profess Development  
3.0
TOTAL PROGRAM HOURS 60.00