Medical Assisting

Medical Assistant
  • Length: 1300 Hours
  • Schedule: Monday-Friday 7:30am – 3:15pm
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  • Registration Deadline: November 11, 2020   Next Start Date: January 4, 2021

  • This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Health Science career cluster. The program provides technical skill proficiency and includes competency-based applied learning that contributes to the academic knowledge, higher-order reasoning, and problem-solving skills, work attitudes, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific skills, and knowledge of all aspects of the Health Science career cluster.


    Medical Assisting Teaches

    • HSC0003 Basic Health Care Worker
    • MEA0002 Introduction to Medical Assisting
    • MEA0501 Medical Office Procedures
    • MEA0521 Phlebotomist, MA
    • MEA0543 EKG Aide, MA
    • MEA0581 Clinical Assisting
    • MEA0530 Pharmacology for Medical Assisting
    • MEA0573 Laboratory Procedures
    • MEA0506 Administrative Office Procedures
    • MEA0942 Practicum Experience

    Industry Certifications or Accreditation

    • Program completers of a CAAHEP or ABHES accredited program are eligible to take the American Medical Technologists' Certification Examination (RMA)
    • Federal CIP Code: 31-9092.00
    • Program Number: H170515
    Basic Skills Requirement
    Accepted Tests Reading Math Language
    TABE 10 10 10

    If required, take the Basic Skills Test at our Testing Center. Call 941-255-7500 Ext. 120 to schedule to take the test.

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    Program Prerequisite Requirements

    • High School Diploma / GED
    • Physical
    • Background Check
    • Drug Testing
    • TB Test