Medical Assistant

Introduction to the profession and responsibilities of a medical assistant with an emphasis on basic administrative procedures and basic practice finances.


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Credit Hours

3 credit hours (2 lecture hours, 2 lab hours)


Computer Information Systems 1110 with a grade of C or better or Computer Information Systems 1150 with a grade of C or better or Office Technology Information 1200 with a grade of C or consent of instructor.

Technical Requirements

Students must have regular access to the Internet and a computer. Courses are administered through Blackboard, so students will also need a compatible OS and browser. A list of recommended software can be found here.