MA Programs of Study

 

 

*********THE MA PROGRAM & CURRICULUM WAS RECENTLY REVISED, AND THE NEW CURRICULUM IS EFFECTIVE AS OF FALL 2019.

 

PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR THE UPDATES AND CHANGES****************

 

The current Medical Assisting program at SRJC includes the three different tracks listed below, which will all be inactive at the end of the Summer 2019 semester

 

Students can currently choose (through Summer 2019) a certificate OR an Associate of Science (AS) degree in any of the three Medical Assisting tracks:

 

Clinical only: Degree/Major Course Sequence

Certificate Course Sequence

Administrative only: Degree/Major Course Sequence

Certificate Course Sequence

Clinical & Administrative (combo): Degree/Major Course Sequence

Certificate Course Sequence

 

As of Fall 2019, the new MA curriculum will be effective, with the following changes:  

 

  • Effective Fall 2019, only one combo track degree and certificate will be offered, which will include both Clinical and Administrative Medical Assisting 
  • The degree sequence and the certificate sequence are exactly the same
  • The combo track will be 3 semesters (4 total including the prerequisite classes)
  • Microsoft Word & Psych 1A removed as prerequisites
  • LIR 10 now required as a prerequisite
  • MA 171 & MA 166.1 were inactivated and will no longer be offered or required 
  • MA 166.1 will be offered for the last time this coming summer, 2019
  • MA 163L & MA 176 (externships) were changed to also include administrative duties (instead of just clinical only)
  • The new course sequence will be posted online to the SRJC Degree/Certificates webpages in April 2019
  • Any students who have unique situations and/or questions/concerns, please contact the MA Program Coordinator, Kat Slusser by email (preferred) at KSlusser@SantaRosa.edu or at (707) 524-1720. 

 

 

Be sure to see a counselor, visit the Transfer Centercheck Guides for Transfer in Specific Majors, and check how course credits earned at one public California college or university can be applied when transferred to another at Assist.