The Associate of Applied Science Medical Assistant prepares students in the first year of the curriculum to perform initial clerical duties in hospitals, medical clinics, and other medical facilities. The second year adds skills in medical terminology, management, and clinical skills with emphasis on the role of the medical assistant in the medical care delivery team.
Upon successful completion of this program students will be able to:
1) demonstrate general knowledge of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, medical law and ethics,
2) demonstrate proficiency in medical office administrative practices, and
3) demonstrate comprehensive knowledge of clinical practice.
For more information contact:
Diana Schab, Dean of Career Technical Education
Jade Stalcup, Nursing Secretary