Medical Administrative Specialist Curriculum

This curriculum is accurate for 2017-2018 fall starts.

SEMTERMCOURSE NO.COURSE TITLECREDITSCLASS HOURS
PER WEEK
1FallADMN1513Keyboarding/Word Processing Skills36
1FallBIOL1416Essentials of Anatomy & Physiology34
1FallITEC1440Beginning Personal Computer I22
1FallMEDS1620Medical Terminology34
1FallMEDS2601Introduction to Health Information34
   Semester Total1420
2SprMEDS1608Basic Pathology34
2SprMEDS1615Document Fund of Editing & Scribing34
2SprMEDS1627Introduction to ICD Coding34
2SprMEDS1629Applied Medical Terminology34
2SprMEDS1634Introduction to CPT/HCPCS34
   Semester Total1520
3FallCOMM1435Interpersonal Communication33
3FallCOMM1439Job Seeking/Keeping Skills11
3FallMEDS1605Electronic Health Records33
3FallMEDS2609Health Care Systems and Practices23
3SprMNTCAny Course from MN Transfer Goal 2, 4-1033
   Semester Total1213
4SprENGL1460Technical Writing33
4SprMEDS1610Pharmacology & Lab22
4SprMEDS1623Medical Reception23
4SprMEDS2604Medical Office Management33
4SprMEDS2605Medicolegal & Reimbursement Issues44
4SprMNTCAny Course from MN Transfer Goal 2, 4-1033
   Semester Total1718
5SmrMEDS2702Internship26
   Semester Total26
   Program Total6077

Note: AAS degrees must have Gen. Ed. courses from three goal areas and AS degrees from six goal areas of the MN Transfer Curriculum.

Visit with advisor or refer to Degree Audit Report for elective options.

This course sequence is an example.