MEDICAL ASSISTANT: CERTIFICATE [CAREER PROGRAM]

Academic Plan Code: HCSV 0248
Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP): 51.0710
*Financial Aid Eligible Program*

Total Credit Hours: 26

PROGRAM COURSES

TITLES

Credit Hours

BIOL 140

HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY

4

COMM 110

INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION: PRESENTATION AND THEORY

3

HLTH 121

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

2

MEDO 110

MEDICAL ASSISTANT ADMINISTRATIVE SKILLS

2

MEDO 111

MEDICAL ASSISTANT CLINICAL PROCEDURES

4

MEDO 112

MEDICAL OFFICE COMPUTER SKILLS

2

MEDO 114

CLINICAL LABORATORY SKILLS FOR MEDICAL ASSISTANTS

4

MEDO 119

INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACOLOGY FOR MEDICAL ASSISTANTS

2

MEDO 125

MEDICAL ASSISTANT PRACTICUM

3

** Underlined courses may be completed prior to admission into program.

Recommended Course Sequence

SEMESTER

COURSES

1st Semester

HLTH 121; BIOL 140; MEDO 110; MEDO 112

2nd Semester

MEDO 111; MEDO 114; COMM 110

Summer Semester

MEDO 125; MEDO 119

Department Contact Information

Health Careers
Peoria Campus, Cedar, Room 105
(309) 690-7530