Area of Study: Medical Assisting
Degree/Certificate: Associate of Applied Science degree in Medical Assisting
If you are not already an active Tri-C student, you must first apply to the college. If you are interested in more than one health careers program, you must submit a separate health careers application for each program. You may only apply to three programs at one time.
What is Medical Assisting?
The Medical Assistant is a multi-skilled professional who assists the physician with the administrative and clinical aspects of patient care.
About Our Program:
The Cuyahoga Community College Medical Assisting Program includes courses in administrative, clinical, and communication skills; ethical and legal standards of medical practice; and a "hands on" clinical practicum experience.Graduates are eligible to take the National Certifying Examination given by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA).
Upon successful completion of the program a student will complete 210 hours of a supervised, non-paid practicum.
PROGRAM START DATES
- Fall Metro Full-Time days West Part-Time nights (Accepting Fall 2015)
- Spring East Full-Time Days Westshore Full-Time Days (Accepting Spring 2015)