The Dover, Georgetown, Stanton and Wilmington campus locations will be closed on Friday, March 6 due to weather conditions. All classes and activities are canceled. The Georgetown Open House has been rescheduled.
A.A.S. Program Course List
A.A.S. Degree (W)
The Medical Assistant is a multiskilled professional who works with other members of the health care team performing both clinical duties (assisting with patient care) and administrative duties (performing medical office duties.)
Graduates of the program may be employed in physicians' offices, hospitals, and other health care facilities. The program consists of course work in the following: keyboarding, medical transcription, business and computer applications for the medical office, insurance coding, phlebotomy, routine diagnostic testing, performing electrocardiograms, obtaining vital signs, and assisting the physician in clinical procedures. In addition to course work and laboratory experiences on campus, students are required to complete a supervised internship in a medical facility. The Associate Degree program at the Wilmington Campus is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) on the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB), a Committee on Accreditation (CoA) of CAAHEP. Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 1361 Park Street Clearwater, FL 33756, (727) 210-2350.
Graduates may apply to take the certification exam given by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA). Successful candidates are Certified Medical Assistants (CMA-AAMA). Academically ready students can apply to the program following the guidelines of the Allied Health competitive admission process. Interested applicants should review the information provided here and contact their program advisor for application requirements.
|ENG||101||Crit Thinking & Acad Writing||3|
|ENG||102||Composition and Research||3|
|MAT||153||College Math and Statistics||4|
|MAT||155||Mathematics of Finance||3|
|MAT||181||Algebra and Trigonometry I||4|
|MEA||100||Intro to Medical Assisting||3|
|MEA||120||Medical Office Procedures I||4|
|MEA||125||Medical Office Procedures II||4|
|MEA||150||Medical Lab Procedures I||4|
|MEA||151||Medical Lab Procedures II||4|
|MEA||170||Pharmacology for Medical Asst||4|
|MEA||270||Medical Assistant Seminar||3|
|MEA||290||Medical Assistant Internship||4|
PROGRAM/MAJOR SUPPORT COURSES
|BIO||110||Essentls-Anatomy & Physiology||4|
|CIS||107||Intro to Computers/Application||3|
|SOC||213||Ethical Issues in Health Care||3|