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