Courses in Medical Assisting prepare the student to work in many different settings such as physician's offices, clinics and group practices. Because Medical Assistants are multi-skilled, they can perform both administrative and clinical procedures making them valuable in health care. As managed care compels physicians to contain costs and manage human resources more efficiently, the demand for medical assistants is rising.
Certificate in Medical Assisting
- Requires TWO semesters- 29 semester hours of coursework
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Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting
- Requires FOUR semesters- 60 semester hours of coursework
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