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Medical Assisting

Learn to work in an ambulatory care setting and perform front and back office skills.

Curriculum approved by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA), and offers the following certifications: Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) and Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT).

PELL funding is available. Learn more at www.fafsa.ed.gov.

Selective Entry- the Medical Assistant program requires an application process. Please contact Program Support Staff for more information.

Medical Assisting Courses

Module I

  • AHE 534 Medical Terminology for Health Occupations
  • AHE 125 Introduction to Health
  • AHE 641 Introduction to Health Care Systems
  • WOA 064 Basic Math for the Health Care Worker
  • AHC 360/AHL 719 HIPAA Training/HIPAA Training Online

Module II

  • AHE 519/AHE 672 Anatomy and Physiology for Health Occupations
  • AHE 796 Basic Patient Intake
  • AHE 802 Basic EKG Technician Training
  • AHL 929 Certified Medical Administrative Assistant
  • AHE 577 Pharmacology
  • AHE 528 Medicine Administration 

Module III

  • AHE 525 Venipuncture and Specimen Collection Techniques
  • AHE 578 Intermediate Patient Intake
  • AHL 721 Introduction to Laboratory Techniques
  • VOB 029 Professional Preparation for the Health Care Worker
  • AHE 805 CPR for Health Care Providers

Module IV

  • AHE 122 Medical Assistant Practicum I
  • AHE 123 Medical Assistant Practicum II
  • AHL 674 Venipuncture Clinical Externship* (optional)

*Successful completion of each module is necessary to advance to the next module.