Medical Assistant: Certificate of Applied Science Degree (CAS)

Certificate of Applied Science Degree

Description

Students completing the Certificate of Applied Science-Medical Assistant will acquire the skills necessary for entry-level jobs in medical settings.  Graduates are prepared to work in ambulatory medical settings such as physicians' offices, clinics, and surgical centers; they function as members of the health care delivery team and perform administrative duties and basic clinical procedures.

Credits
FallSpringSummer
AH 140 - Pharmacology2    
AHMS 144 - Medical Terminology3    
BIOH 112 - Human Form & Function I3    
AHMA 201 - MA Clinical Procedures I4    
COMX 102 - Interpersonal Skills in the Workplace1    
WRIT 104 - Workplace Communications2    
AHMA 203 - MA Clinical Procedures II*  4  
AHMA 280 - Med Assisting Exam Prep*  1  
AHMS 100 - Math Applications Health  3  
AHMS 158 - Legal and Regulatory Aspects of Healthcare  2  
AHMS 220 - Medical Office Procedures  3  
BIOH 113 - Human Form and Function II*  3  
AHMA 298 - Medical Assisting Externship    4
Total Program Credits: 35
*

 Indicates prerequisites needed.

A grade of "C-" or above is required for all courses for graduation.

This program begins in the FALL SEMESTER ONLY and enrollment in this program is LIMITED.  Please contact Gallatin College for more information on start dates and enrollment availability.