About this course
The objective of the Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting degree program is to prepare individuals to assist physicians as professional, multi-skilled individuals dedicated to assisting in patient-care management. The program emphasizes health administration, clinical and laboratory skills, and computer applications, principles, theories, and practices with integrated studies in general education.
Medical Assisting students are required to have a physical examination to demonstrate that their health will permit them to perform the essential functions of medical assisting. Proof of the examination and documentation of any necessary immunizations must be submitted prior to enrollment in MD-128 Medical Laboratory Procedures.