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Medical Assistant

Program: 31-509-1

  • Technical Diploma
  • 2 15 Week Terms
  • 33 Credits
  • Financial Aid Eligible
  • Starts Fall/Spring
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  • Flexible Learning

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Before you see your physician during a typical office visit, it’s very likely you’ll interact with a medical assistant first. Medical assistants serve an important role on the healthcare team by performing a wide variety of clinical and clerical skills. If you want a career that features opportunities to work in the administrative, laboratory, and patient care areas of a physician’s office or clinic, medical assisting may be just what you’re looking for.

Accreditation

Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools

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LTC Student Handbook

Medical Assistant courses are offered during the day, Monday through Friday with part-time scheduling options available.​

Career Outlook

Medical Assistant

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Disclosure:

Salary data is derived from surveys collected by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and mapped to LTC programs using economic modeling software. As with any survey data, the wages presented here are prone to error and sampling bias. Educational decisions should not be entirely based on the data presented here. The wage data presented here is the median annual salary in the LTC District as reported by EMSI (Economic Modeling Specialists Intl.) Some people beginning work at jobs in these fields may find a higher or lower starting wage that what is reported here.

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