Medical Assistant Associate of Applied Science Degree

Medical Assistant Associate of Applied Science Degree
The Medical Assistant Associate of Applied Science Degree-completion program is designed for students who have already completed a medical assistant diploma/certificate program and are looking to further develop their skills in a variety of areas, such as communication, psychology, sociology, nutrition, and biology. You also will choose to take an administrative track, in which you’ll explore how to use computer software applications, healthcare information management, and medical law and ethics; or a clinical track, in which you’ll study emergency response, health assessment, and pathophysiology.

Additionally, our Associate Degree in Medical Assistant helps prepare students to become a key member of a medical team. Upon completion of the Medical Assistant Associate Degree program, the student should be prepared to seek employment work in such healthcare settings as hospitals, private clinics, health maintenance organizations and nursing homes.