Medical assistants are multi-skilled health professionals specifically educated to work in ambulatory settings performing administrative and clinical duties. The practice of medical assisting directly influences the public's health and well-being, and requires mastery of a complex body of knowledge and specialized skills requiring both formal education and practical experience that serve as standards for entry into the profession.
Sample Careers: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), Medical Assistant, Insurance Specialist, Medical Transcriptionist
Degrees Offered: Associate of Applied Science, Technical Certificate. Availability of degrees varies by campus. Visit the full site for more information.