Medical Professional Medical Assisting

Program overview:

  • 10-Month Diploma option or a 17-Month Associate Degree
  • Day or Evening class times
  • Program graduates are eligible to sit for the Certified Medical Assistant Certification (NCMA) offered through the National Center for Comptency Testing (NCCT).

Medical Assistants are among the first to care for patients when they visit a medical office or center. This program is for a student who prefers a hands-on person-to-person medical career.

Medical Assistants have a wide variety of options in the medical field. Due to the wide scope of training, Medical Assistants have the ability to work in all aspects of the office including the front office, the physician’s laboratory, and doing hands-on clinical care at all times.

Upon successful completion of the Medical Assistant program, graduates are eligible to sit for the Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CCMA) offered through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). Graduates also receive an Associates Degree Titled: Occupational Associates Degree Medical Professional: Concentration Medical Assisting

Career Choices

  • Medical Offices
  • Urgent and Immediate Care Centers
  • Hospitals
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