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Earn Your Medical Assistant Certification Online

Medical Assistant Training

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Go Online for the Training to Become a Certified Medical Assistant

The Online Medical Assistant Certification program is a modern and convenient way to gain the skills and knowledge you need to succeed in the healthcare field. Our online medical assistant training can help you build skills in areas that range from checking vitals and EKGs to better communicating with both patients and medical staff.

Online Medical Assistant Program Highlights

Industry-Experienced Instruction

Our instructors have their certifications and offer valuable insight from real-world experience.

Career Centered Courses

Our medical assistant training online classes prepare you for a wide range of jobs on the medical team. We cover both clinical and administrative skills.

Education that works for your life

The scheduling flexibility provided by your online medical assistant training class schedule gives you the time you need to go back to school and change your life.

Fast Paced

This program's classes last for 5 weeks, allowing you to graduate in as little as 40 weeks.

Hands-on Career Training

The highlight of our dynamic online Medical Assistant training program is an exciting 10-day boot camp that takes place in Kansas City, Missouri. Although the majority of training for the online medical assistant certification is online, this hands-on training in conjunction with your classwork experience will help you build new skills and gain confidence in your new career. During boot camp you will learn and practice checking vitals, drawing blood, administer injections and more!

The PCI Experience

Your experience is what matters most to us! We strive to support your educational journey before, during, and after you graduate. We know when our students succeed, we succeed- that's the PCI Difference!

Learn more about how PCI stands out among other career schools. Contact us today for more information.

Pinnacle Career Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Are You Career Training Ready? Find Out!

Take The Pinnacle "Career Training Readiness Quiz" The fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete. You'll get a personalized report to identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you're best suited for. Get Your Career Training Readiness score now.

* - Program length is assuming continual full-time enrollment and satisfactory academic progress.

** - Median salary information and projected job growth is from: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Medical Assistants,
on the Internet at (visited January 09, 2020).

Program Length

40 Weeks*

Est. Median Salary

$16.16 per hour | $33,610 per year

Who Hires PCI Grads

  • KU Medical
  • HCA Midwest
  • Test Smartly Labs
  • Encompass Medical Group
  • St. Luke’s Medical Center
  • Midwest Cardiology & Associates

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