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  Nov 24, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalog

Medical Assisting, O.C.


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Banner Code: MEDA

Occupational Certificate

(1,300 clock hours) (43.33 occupational credits)


The Medical Assisting Certificate program is a 12-month program and includes instruction in computer applications, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology courses, in addition to core courses covering administrative and clinical skills utilized by the entry-level medical assistant.  Students must pass 100% of the Psychomotor and Affective competencies (skills) required in the program and pass every course in the program with a grade of “C” or better in order to progress and/or remain in the program.  The program consists of 1300 Contact Hours and 43.33 Credit Hours.

First Semester: 340 clock hours, 11.33 occupational credits


Second Semester: 380 clock hours, 12.67 occupational credits


Third Semester: 380 clock hours, 12.67 occupational credits


Fourth Semester: 200 clock hours, 6.66 occupational credits


Medical Assisting Total: 1,300 clock hours, 43.33 occupational credits


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