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Medical Assisting

Associate of Applied Science Degree

You can earn an associate of applied science degree in medical assisting from Central Community College. The courses listed below can be completed through Northeast Community College.
Note that not all courses for each program can be offered every semester.

You will need to successfully complete a minimum of 33 Credit Hours.

Courses

Recommended Core Courses

Core

Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
HIMS 1130 Disease Processes 3
HIMS 1220 Structure and Function of the Human Body 3
HIMS 2000 Medical Billing and Reimbursement 3
HIMS 2010 Pharmacology and Drug Administration 3
HIMS 2030 Health Information Management Applications 3
HLTH 1060 Comprehensive Medical Terminology 3
HOEC 1050 Nutrition 3

Required General Education Courses

Behavioral Science

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
PSYC 1810 Introduction to Psychology 3

Oral Communication

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
SPCH 1110 Public Speaking 3

Science or Technology

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
INFO 1100 Microcomputer Applications 3

Written Communication

3 Credit Hours
Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 1010 English Composition I 3

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