Train to become a Medical Assistant
in as little as 9 months!
– Career training, not just a job –
Day or night classes available!
The Medical Assistant program is designed to prepare students to function effectively as an integral member of the physician’s health care team. Students will learn extensive and comprehensive training in body structure and the functions of the various body systems. This includes developing a working knowledge of specimen collection and various laboratory procedures to include infection control, EKG, injections, and sterilization. Students will also learn proper techniques in assisting in minor surgical procedures and preparation of patients for diagnostic tests. The Medical Assistant program develops administrative and clinical skills, preparing students for entry-level positions at physician offices, clinics, and hospitals. Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for the American Association of Medical Personnel (AAMP) Registered Medical Assistant and Registered Phlebotomist national exams.
50 Quarter Credit Hours/950 Clock Hours