Earn an Associate degree to become a medical assistant in as few as 15 months*
If you’re searching for a medical assistant college, Medtech’s Medical Assistant or Medical Assisting training program can train you to step into an essential role on a healthcare team. You can learn the administrative and clinical skills needed to work in a physician’s office or clinic.
Upon completion of our Medical Assistant or Medical Assisting program, students may wish to pursue licensing or certification. Although not required in some states, many physicians prefer to hire medical assistants who have completed certification or licensure.
While pursuing your medical assistant degree, you can learn how to:
Work closely with physicians in examination rooms
Measure vital signs
Update patients’ charts
Manage front office duties
Perform laboratory tests
Perform phlebotomy procedures
Upon graduation, you can apply for entry-level medical assistant jobs in medical clinics, pharmacies, hospitals or medical laboratories. The number of positions is expected to grow by 29% over the next decade, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014. Salary information for this position can be found on the www.bls.gov website.
The Medtech experience
For our students, the decision to enroll in our Medical Assistant or Medical Assisting training program goes much deeper than just taking classes. It involves a commitment to getting the education and training they need to begin a new career in the healthcare industry.
Medtech’s commitment to our students is just as deep. We will help you get the financial aid you need, if you qualify. Our commitment to helping you in your career doesn’t end when you complete the program. We also offer career services that you can use throughout your education and career. It’s all part of the Medtech experience, and it’s what separates us from other medical assistant schools.
Medtech has accredited colleges by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools in Florida, Kentucky and Indiana.
Don’t wait to begin a new career! To learn how Medtech stands out from other medical assistant schools, request information, or call us at 1-877-287-1612.
*Program length varies by campus.
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