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Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting

A medical assistant school in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting National American University's Associate of Applied Science Medical Assisting degree program, offered at NAU's Tulsa location, utilizes a combination of lecture and laboratory sessions, as well as a practicum following completion of required coursework, in order to prepare you for entry-level positions in ambulatory healthcare settings. Medical assistants perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician. To learn more about program goals, learning outcomes and course descriptions, view the undergraduate catalog.

To learn more about program goals, learning outcomes, and course descriptions, view the . For more information call (800) 209-0338 or visit the Tulsa campus page.

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The Medical Assisting Associate of Applied Science program offered through the Tulsa campus responds to the needs and expectations of the ever-changing healthcare environment including physicians, the public, employers, graduates, students, faculty, and nationally accepted standards of roles and functions. Through a student-centered competency-based curriculum, NAU utilizes cognitive, psychomotor, and affective learning domains to prepare students for a career within the scope of specific training and state law.
 

Key Courses

  • Medical Law & Ethics
  • Medical Record Management
  • Laboratory Techniques I
  • Laboratory Techniques II

Students in some programs may be required to take online classes and attend classes at different locations.

Certification Exam

Graduates of accredited programs are eligible to take the national certification exam to become a Certified Medical Assistant CMA (AAMA) after the completion of your associate degree

Graduate and Employer Satisfaction

The following table presents the weighted average of responses submitted by graduates of the medical assisting program and employers of graduates who participated in annual satisfaction surveys conducted during the following years:


Campus


Tulsa,
OK

Graduate Survey
Satisfaction

0%*

Employer Survey
Satisfaction

0%*

Survey Years
Survey results reported the following year
2015 only



*Note: No graduate results to report yet.

The foregoing information is provided in accordance with MAERB Policy 210.

“Education is the foundation for being able to choose for oneself. Helping college students complete their educational journey must be a top priority while working at NAU. The students have their whole lives ahead of them still.”
Lisa Orange – Instructor for College and Career Success CS1200 (faculty)

Program Information

The medical assisting programs offered at Albuquerque, Austin, Bellevue, Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Colorado Springs, Georgetown, Independence, Overland Park, Roseville, Sioux Falls, Tulsa, Wichita, and Zona Rosa are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) on the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs can be contacted at 25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, (727) 210-2350.

Disclosures

To read disclosure information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed this program and other important information, select the type of student that best describes you.


About Tulsa

National American University’s Tulsa campus is conveniently located in the heart of the Tulsa metro area. The Tulsa campus has been serving students in the Tulsa area since February of 2011, and offers excellent degree programs in Information Technology, Allied Health, Criminal Justice, and Business. Located at the intersection of 81st and Sheridan Road, the campus is convenient to 169 highway.

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