Medical Assistant

mDo you desire a fast-paced career in a medical setting? Enroll in the Medical Assistant program at Highland Community College Technical Center!

In this program, students learn both administrative and clinical skills: obtaining patient histories and vital signs, performing phlebotomy and EKG's, administering injections, applying bandages, records management, and insurance form processing and billing. Students complete an externship prior to graduation demonstrating knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. Successful completion of this program enables the graduate to take the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) exam.  

Visit us today to see if a career as a medical assistant is right for you!


Technical Center ( Atchison) 785-442-6204

Western Center (Baileyville) 785-442-6240


Here are some helpful resources:

First Semester    
MOA109 Emergency Preparedness 1
MOA110 Medical Administrative Aspects  4
MOA114 Patient Care I 4
MOA123 Insurance Billing and Coding 3
MOA125 Medical Terminology 3
MOA128 Body Structures and Function 3
MOA137 Professional Issues 2
  Total for First Semester 20
Second Semester    
MOA113 Clinical Externship I 2
MOA121 Principles of Pharmacology 3
MOA133 Medical Administrative Aspects II 3
MOA134 Patient Care II 3
MOA135 Clinical Externship II 2
MOA136 Clinical Laboratory Procedures 4
  Total for Second Semester 17
  Total Credits for Certificate 37
MOA295 Occupational Work Experience


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