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Secure your future as aMedical Assistant

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Medical Assistant

Secure Your Future as a Medical Assistant

PCI makes it convenient to earn your Medical Assisting certificate in our online classroom as an extension of our South campus. Here you will use texts and webcam instructions to learn subjects such as: terminology, anatomy, and physiology. Towards the end of your program you will take your book knowledge and turn it into hands-on skills during our engaging boot camp and real world externship. Before graduation you will take your Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Exam, CPR certifications, and First Aid exam.

Program Highlights

Career Centered Courses:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Law & Ethics
  • Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Externship

Hands-on Learning

After the online classroom work is completed you attend a week long boot camp at one of our campuses where you will practice and refine your skills. Boot camp incorporates 60 hours of hands-on intensive and exciting lab hours. During this week you will complete your certifications and build your confidence as a Medical Assistant.

 

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

** - Median salary information and job growth from:  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Medical Assistants, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm (visited July 22, 2014).

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

** - Median salary information and job growth from:  Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Medical Assistants, on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm (visited July 22, 2014).