Medical Assistant Diploma

Medical Assistant Diploma (32 Credits) 

Term 1 (17 Credits)

Session 1

  • BIO:163 Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology OR
  • BIO:157 Human Biology, 4 credits
  • MAP:136 Medical Office Management*, 5 credits

Session 2

  • MAP:138 Medical Office Procedures*, 5 credits
  • SPC:170 Professional Communications OR
  • ENG:105 Composition I OR
  • ENG:107 Composition I: Technical Writing OR
  • SPC:112 Public Speaking, 3 credits


Winterim Term (2 credits)


  • HSC:113 Medical Terminology, 2 credits

Term 2 (13 Credits)

Session 1

  • MAP:137 Medical Lab Procedures*, 5 credits
  • MAP:512 Medical Assisting Pharmacology*, 2 credits

Session 2

  • MAP:149 Exam Preparation*, 2 credits
  • MAP:614 Medical Assistant Externship, 4 credits


*This course may be offered in a hybrid format to offer flexible options for working adults.

Successful completion of the Medical Assistant Diploma program, entitles graduates to take the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) Medical Assistant Certification Exam. All classes must be passed with a C or better.