Medical Assistant

Full-Day Senior Only & Adult Program – 1080 hrs
Campus: Willow Street | CIP Code: 51.0801
Instructor: Melody Miller
Instructor: Peggy Keller

Career Focus Statement

Prepare for a professional medical assistant program, immediate employment, certified medical assistant, and further education.

Program Goals

All Health Care students will:

  • Earn National Skills Certificates, i.e. National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) and PA Skills Certificates.
  • Successfully transition into a 1st career job and/or related post-secondary training.
  • Be proficient in their career major and demonstrate proficiency through hands-on performance and theoretical testing.

Program Description

  • Apply advanced diagnostic procedures to patient care such as phlebotomy and pharmacology; assist in minor office surgeries.
  • Participate in a 7 week medical assistant externship in a medical facility.
  • Be a driving force on a professional healthcare team delivering high quality patient care.

Employment Opportunities

  • Administrative Medical Assistant
  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • EKG Technician
  • Hospital Unit Secretary
  • Phlebotomist