Allied Health-Clinical Medical Assistant - Associate Degree Program Manager

Shape Your Future with a Career that will Take You Places!

Graduate in 18 months with the knowledge and confidence to advance your degree or start your exciting career!

As a student of this program you will be prepared for career advancement with a degree that combines our career certificate program, which includes four industry and nationally recognized certifications, with our Allied Health degree program, which provides you with general education courses in science, mathematics, English, and humanities. It’s a winning combination!

Medical Assistant careers are expected to grow by 23%by 2024, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics . We offer you flexible schedules and learning format options so you can work school around your schedule.

Our Allied Health-Clinical Medical Assistant program will give you that competitive edge when seeking employment, or lay the foundation for you to transfer your degree to a four-year college.



Allied Health-Clinical Medical Assistant Professions Include:

Medical Assistant • Certified Medical Assistant • Medical Receptionist • Medical Administrative Specialist • Medical Office Assistant • Laboratory Assistant • Phlebotomist • EKG Technician

Curriculum Summary



Term 1 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
SIT203 Basic Office Software Applications3
HUM140 Critical Thinking in the Modern Age3
ENG108 English Composition3
BIO105 General Biology3
BIO106 General Biology Lab1

Term 2 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
ENG215 Analytical Writing3
COM108 Communications and Social Interaction3
PSY109 Human Growth and Development3
MTH130 Mathematics for Health Care Professionals3

Term 3 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CHM105 General Chemistry3
CHM106 General Chemistry Lab1
MTH207 Statistics3

Term 4 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CMA109 Clinical Medical Assistant3
CMA145 Human Body Systems I3
AHT144 Strengthening Health Care Skills I3
AHT146 Strengthening Health Care Skills II3

Term 5 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CMA146 Human Body Systems II3
CMA115 Immunology and Pharmacology3
CMA207 Medical Laboratory Procedures3
CMA215 Patient Care Technician3

Term 6 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CMA224 Advanced Clinical Medical Assistant Internship6
CMA209 EKG and Cardiovascular System3
CMA217 Phlebotomy3

Term 1 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
SIT203 Basic Office Software Applications3
HUM140 Critical Thinking in the Modern Age3
ENG108 English Composition3
BIO105 General Biology3
BIO106 General Biology Lab1

Term 2 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
ENG215 Analytical Writing3
COM108 Communications and Social Interaction3
PSY109 Human Growth and Development3
MTH130 Mathematics for Health Care Professionals3

Term 3 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CHM105 General Chemistry3
CHM106 General Chemistry Lab1
MTH207 Statistics3

Term 4 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CMA109 Clinical Medical Assistant3
CMA145 Human Body Systems I3
AHT144 Strengthening Health Care Skills I3
AHT146 Strengthening Health Care Skills II3

Term 5 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CMA146 Human Body Systems II3
CMA115 Immunology and Pharmacology3
CMA207 Medical Laboratory Procedures3
CMA215 Patient Care Technician3

Term 6 Courses
Course CodeCourse NameCredits
CMA224 Advanced Clinical Medical Assistant Internship6
CMA209 EKG and Cardiovascular System3
CMA217 Phlebotomy3

Program Objectives

Students pursuing an A.S. Degree in AHT can expect maximum opportunities for health care professionals in Clinical Medical Assisting, Medical Billing and Coding, Pharmacy Technician or Practical Nursing by continuing their collegiate education. The A.S. in AHT Degree provides students with additional knowledge, skills, attitudes, and values that will enhance their career mobility in the health care setting. This degree also prepares students to pursue further education at the bachelor’s degree level.

Program Objectives
  • The major objectives of an A.S. Degree in AHT are as follows:
  • Provide students the opportunity to explore the allied health field prior to committing to a specific clinical discipline
  • Provide graduates of P.I.T. Certificate programs in Clinical Medical Assisting, Medical Billing and Coding, Pharmacy Technician, and Practical Nursing the opportunity to gain the added expertise needed to expand their professional roles in the health care system
  • Broaden the knowledge base in the health care professional’s discipline
  • Enable students to build a curriculum in concert with their personal, educational, and employment goals
  • Provide students with a seamless transition to continue their education at the bachelor’s degree level

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Clinical Medical Assistant

Associate in Science (A.S.)
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