Health Sciences - Medical Assisting

Medical Assisting, Certificate

Photo of two students training on blood pressure cuffThe Medical Assisting Basic Certificate curriculum prepares skilled health care professionals, qualified to perform administrative procedures.

Course work includes instruction in scheduling appointments, telephone and written communication, processing insurance accounts, billing, collections, computer operations, medical records, and ethical / legal issues associated with patient care. 

Employment opportunities include physician’s offices, health maintenance organizations, health departments, and hospitals. 

Medical Assisting, Certificate - Program of Study - Course Information & Admissions Criteria