Medical Assistant - Program Requirements and Courses

Medical Assistant Student Handbook

Review the Medical Assistant Student Handbook for more information about the program and guidelines for enrolled students.

Required prior to entrance into the program:

  • Current Health Care Professional CPR
  • Cleared MN/WI State background check
  • Completion of Industry Standard Typing Competency

Medical Assistant AAS Degree - 60 Credits

Course ID Course Name Credits
General Education Courses - select one of the following
ENGL 1276 College Composition 4
ENGL 1277 Technical Communications 4
General Education Courses
BIOL 1240 Health and Disease in the Human Body 4
PSYC 1200 Introduction to Psychology 3
PSYC 1250 Life Span Development 3
SPCH 1250 Intercultural Communication 3
Required Technical Courses
HCCC 1215 Introduction to Health Careers I 2
HCCC 1220 Introduction to Health Careers II 2
HPPC 1000 Medical Dosages 1
HPPC 1002 Medical Terminology 1
HPPC 1004 Pharmacology 1
MEDA 1101 Administrative Procedures 1 4
MEDA 1201 Clinical Procedures I 5
MEDA 1301 Laboratory Procedures 1 4
MEDA 1401 Electrocardiography 2
MEDA 2101 Administrative Procedures II 3
MEDA 2211 Clinical Procedures II 6
MEDA 2301 Laboratory Procedures II 4
MEDA 2400 Practicum 7
MEDA 2500 Certification Exam Review 1