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Our dedicated staff provides career advice and strategy to job seeking students.

Considering a role as a medical assistant? At The College of Health Care Professions, our Medical Assistant Certificate program can give you the skills you need to support patient care in a wide variety of medical and healthcare settings.

Medical assistants serve a vital role in healthcare, utilizing clinical skills and fulfilling back office duties. They are involved in everything from processing patient insurance to admitting patients and documenting patient history and vital signs. Medical assistants help physician offices, group medical practices, long-term medical care facilities and many other organizations run smoothly.

With a medical assistant certificate from CHCP, you are prepared to take on the rewarding challenges of roles of this position. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics*, job openings for medical assistants are projected to grow 19 percent through 2029—a much faster than average pace.

PROGRAM LENGTH
Complete this blended online and on-campus program in 36 weeks day or evening.

EDUCATIONAL CLASSES

  • Overview of Anatomy, Physiology and Medical Terminology
  • Medical Psychology and Human Relations
  • Medical Office Procedures/Management
  • Medical Law and Ethics
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Medical Administrative Procedures
  • Restorative Periodontics
  • Customer Service/Professionalism and Career Preparation
  • Medical Insurance and Managing Medical Records
  • And More!

POTENTIAL CAREER SETTINGS

  • Private Physician Office
  • Group Medical Practice
  • Surgical Hospital
  • Clinical Laboratory
  • Long-Term Medical Care Facilities
  • And More!

*For additional career titles and earning potential, please visit www.bls.gov.

CHCP, founded by physicians, has been educating students for allied health careers for over 30 years.

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