Administrative Assistant – Medical (AAS)

The following program is for the AAS Degree student. It is not designed for the student planning to transfer to a four-year institution. Any student desiring to pursue a transfer program in business should consult with a counselor. This program will provide training in medical office activities/procedures in order for the student to attain a high degree of competency and meet entry-level qualifications for an administrative office position with specialized medical office skills. Upon completion of the program, the student will be able to successfully communicate through effective writing and speech; recognize the importance of safeguarding confidentiality as it relate to medical/legal, professional and bio-ethical standards and laws; define and use terms related to the administrative medical office; and operate computer systems/software or other types of technology to accomplish office tasks.

Source: MCC 2015-16 Catalog

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS 20 CR. HRS.
BCOM 101 3
Business and Technical Communications
BCOM 102 3
Advanced Bus and Tech Communications
BUS 126 3
Business Math
CIS 120A 3
Intro to Computer Information Systems
Choose One (1) Course From: 3
BUS 127 Human Relations
COM 101 Oral Communications
Choose One (1) Course From: 3
PHIL 204 Biomedical Ethics
PHIL 205 Business Ethics
PSYC 102 Applied Psychology
PEA/DNC 2
One credit hour from: PEA 101A, PEA 103,
PEA 104A, PEA 118, or PEA 201 and
one PEA/DNC credit hour of choice
BUSINESS CORE REQUIREMENTS 10 CR. HRS.
ACC 201 4
Principles of Accounting I
BUS 121 3
Introduction to Business
BUS 180D 3
Word Processing Part I
CAREER PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS 32 CR. HRS.
AH 101 3
Medical Terminology
AH 104 2
Medical Billing
AH 106 3
Fundamentals of Health Care Delivery
BIOL 115 4
Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
BUS 167 1
Professionalism in your Career
BUS 181C 3
Office Procedures I: Document Formatting
BUS 182C 3
Office Procedures II: Document Production
BUS 188F 3
Introduction to Medical Transcription
BUS 195 3
Medical Records Management
BUS 196 3
Electronic Health Records
BUS 290CI 3
Cooperative Internship Program
CIS 101EW 1
Intro to Electronic Spreadsheets
Total 62

Please see the Business Department counselor or a Business Technology Lab instructor for the recommended sequence of classes.