Pathway Information

  • Total Credits | 36
  • Pathway Result | Training Credential
  • Special Notes: 
    • All courses marked with an asterisk (*) are Restricted Enrollment Classes.
    • The student must get a signature from the Program Director or the Associate Dean of Health Sciences to be granted permission to the take these courses.
    • Completion of BIO 120 must be taken within five years of being accepted into ALH 212.
    • All courses leading to the completion of the Medical Assistant degree must be taken with a minimum grade of C and may be repeated only once, including withdrawals.
    • A cumulative GPA of 2.5 (C+) is required to be eligible to be selected into the MA program classes (ALH 212, ALH 213, ALH 214, ALH 230, ALH 250).

Pathway Course Sequence

Semester 1 | 16 Credits

  • ALH.100 Medical Terminology (2 Credits) ^
  • BIO.120 Introduction to Human Disease (3 Credits) ^
  • MAT.102 Algebraic Concepts (3 Credits) ^
  • ALH.212 Clinical Procedures I (3 Credits) ^
  • ALH.214 Clinical Procedures II (3 Credits) ^
  • HED.205 CPR/AED/First Aid (2 Credits) ^

Semester 2 | 20 Credits

  • ALH.112 Insurance Billing (3 Credits) ^
  • ALH.213 Pharmacology for the Medical Assistant (3 Credits) ^
  • ALH.220 Medical Law and Ethics (3 Credits) ^
  • AAP.255 Procedures for the Medical Office (3 Credits) ^
  • ALH.230 Laboratory Procedures for the Medical Office (4 Credits) ^
  • ALH.250 Medical Assistant Office Externship (4 Credits) ^
  • ALH.290 Exam Preparation

Additional Pathway Information

What's a pathway?

A pathway is a course sequence designed to help you explore interests and complete program of study requirements efficiently and affordably. You can explore more about specific courses in Self-Service.

Can I customize a pathway?

Pathways can be customized to meet your specific needs. Courses designated by a '^' are required and cannot be changed.

How do I create my pathway?

Applicants and current students are encouraged to meet with a Mid Mentor to create or edit their personalized pathway to success. Once created, students can view their customized pathway in Self-Service at any time. Schedule an appointment with a Mid Mentor today!

If you haven't yet applied to Mid, apply today and you'll be connected with a Mid Mentor soon to build your pathway.