The Medical Assistant program trains students in both administrative and clinical duties. In this position, duties may include patient care, phlebotomy, injections and assistance with minor office procedures, scheduling and billing.
You have the option to earn a two-year degree or a one-year certificate. Beginning in fall 2018, the major will be offered in a hybrid format – all classes will be offered online with one evening lab each week.
The medical assistant field is expected to grow by 23 percent through 2024, much faster than the average occupation according to the National Bureau of Labor Statistics. (bls.gov)
Medical Assistant is a special admission program requiring applicants to meet a specific list of criteria. Click here to review the checklist and begin the application process.
Medical Assistant is a special admissions program with specific criteria. Students can choose from a two-year associate degree or a one-year certificate program.
Students who complete the program will take the Registered Medical Assistant exam.