Medical Assisting, Clinical Medical Assistant, A.A.S.
Clinical Medical Assistant, 1+1 Program Science
Associate in Applied Science Degree
APPLICATION PROCESS: Students should submit the Allied Health 1+1 Application by March 24, 2021. Notification of acceptance will be sent in May. Applications received after that date will be considered after the final deadline of August 12 if space is still available.
Students applying to the Clinical Medical Assistant 1+1 program, must have successfully completed the Medical Assisting: Administrative Medical Assistant Certificate program. Students selected for admission to the Clinical Medical Assistant Program will be trained in clinical procedures for entry-level employment in medical ambulatory care settings. Graduates are prepared for employment as “competent entry-level medical assistants in the cognitive (knowledge), pschyomotor (skills), and effective (behavior) learning domains” as required in AAMA/CAAHEP accreditation standards. Campus lab preparatory experiences and a 160-hour supervised and unpaid practicum afford students the opportunity for observation and hands-on training in outpatient medical procedures within the scope of practice of the Medical Assistant.