A.A.S. Medical Assisting

Suggested Study Plan

Semester 1

Course Name
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
Language, Philosophy and Culture/Creative Arts Select form Core Curriculum 3
MATH 1332 or MATH 1342 Contemporary Mathematics or Elem Statistical Methods 3
PSYC 2301 General Psychology 3
HPRS 1201 Introduction to Health Professions 2

Semester 2

Course Name
HITT 1305 Medical Terminology 3
MDCA 1309 Anatomy and Physiology for Medical Assistants 3
MDCA 1302 Human Disease/Pathophysiology 3
MDCA 1443 Medical Insurance 4
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development 3

Semester 3

Course Name
MDCA 1417 Procedures in a Clinical Setting 4
MDCA 1452 Medical Assistant Laboratory Procedures 4
MDCA 1448 Pharmacology & Administration of Medications 4
MDCA 1310 Medical Assistant Interpersonal and Communication Skills 3

Semester 4

Course Name
MDCA 1305 Medical Law and Ethics 3
MDCA 1321 Administrative Procedures 3
MDCA 1460 Clinical - Medical/Clinical Assistant 4
MDCA 1254 Certified Medical Assistant Exam Review 2
Department Approved Elective 3

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