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Courses You Will Take


Clinical (15 credits)
Course Course Title Credit Hours
MEA 0231 Anatomy & Physiology and Medical Terminology 2 credits
MEA 0234 Pathophysiology & Disease for Medical Assistants 4 credits
MEA 0242 Pharmacology 3 credits
MEA 0204 Theoretical Aspects of Clinical Skills 1 credit
MEA 0204L Application of Clinical Skills 2 credits
MEA 0802 Clinical Externship 3 credits
Administrative (13 credits)
MEA 0322 Office Management & Professional Issues for the Medical Assistant 3 credits
MEA 0274 Medical Coding and Insurance Billing with Collections 4 credits
MEA 0343 Computers in the Medical Office 3 credits
MEA 0810 Administrative Externship 3 credits
Diagnostic (12 credits)
MEA 0254 Physician Office Laboratory Procedures 2 credits
MEA 0254L Physician Office Laboratory Procedures Applications 2 credits
MEA 0258 Radiology in the Physician Office 3 credits
MEA 0540 EKG, Emergency Procedures 2 credits
MEA 0832 Diagnostic Externship 3 credits
HSC 0003 Introduction to Health 3 credits

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