Associate in Applied Science Degree

Medical Assisting Course List

Summary of Degree Requirements Quarter Hours
Major Requirements 40
MAP 115 Communications & Ethics  
MAP 120 Foundations for Clinical Practice I  
MAP 130 Foundations for Clinical Practice II  
MAP 135 Medical Business Practices  
MAP 150 Professional Certification  
MAP 201 Medical Assisting Practicum I  
MAP 211 Medical Assisting Practicum II  
SCI 127 Anatomy & Body Systems I  
SCI 128 Anatomy & Body Systems II  
General Education Core 20
Recommended Major Courses 4
AHS 210 Electronic Health Records Integration  
AHS 215 Emergency Preparedness & Multi-Hazard Disaster Management  
AHS 225 National Phlebotomy Certification  
AHS 245 EKG Technician Certification  
General Education Electives 16
AHS 100 Medical Terminology  
SSC 121 Health Psychology  
SCI 134 Life Science Biology  
Career Management 8
CMT 110 College as Career  
CMT 220 Developing Professional Presence  
Free Electives 4
Associate Degree Requirements Met 92

Academic programs and courses subject to change based on enrollment. All student activities associated with the curriculum, especially while students are completing his or her practicum, will be educational in nature. Students will not receive any monetary remuneration during this educational experience, nor will he or she be substituted for hired staff personnel within the clinical institution, in the capacity of a medical assistant.


Robert Morris University Illinois is a private, not-for-profit associate, baccalaureate, and master's degree-granting institution, accredited by the Higher learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (230 South LaSalle Street, Chicago, Illinois 60604, 312.263.0456) and authorized by the Illinois Board of Higher Education (1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza Suite 333, Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377, 217.782.2551, IBHE Feedback). Robert Morris serves over 4500 students interested in getting an education that meets the demands of today's business, graphic arts, health care, culinary and technical world at its main campus in Chicago as well as at locations in Arlington Heights, DuPage, Elgin, Orland Park, Schaumburg, Springfield, Peoria and Lake County.