Kalamazoo Valley Community College

Medical Assistant Technology

Date: 17-JUN-14

Effective Term: Fall 2014
The Medical Assistant Technology program is a one-year certificate program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) 1316 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756 (www.caahep.org) upon recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) of the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA). You will be trained in the administrative and clinical skills necessary for employment in an ambulatory care setting. Upon graduation, you will be immediately eligible to sit for AAMA Certification Examination. Successful completion of this examination will allow you to practice as a CMA (AAMA) anywhere in the United States or its territories. * Please note that this program requires a specialized application packet. Please see the health career admissions coordinator for more information.

Program Required Courses Minimum Credits: 31.00

MAT 100 Medical Admin. Procedures I 3
MAT 106 Medical Clinical Procedures I 3
MAT 109 Medical Clinical Procedures II 3
MAT 112 Medical Term/Anat Systems I 2
MAT 200 Medical Admin. Procedures II 3
MAT 205 Laboratory Procedures 3
MAT 206 Medical Computer Applications 3
MAT 207 Pharm for Medical Assisting 2
MAT 209 Human Disease 1
MAT 210 Medical Term/Anat. Systems II 2
MAT 223 Medical Assistant Seminar 1
MAT 274 MAT Externship 4
RCP 125 Basic Cardiac Life Support 1

ENG 110/160 1st Level Gen Ed Minimum Credits: 3.00

-AND- ENG 110 College Writing I 3
-OR- ENG 160 College Writing and Research 4

  Minimum Total Credits: 34