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Medical Assisting Program at Tri-C 

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. 

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Part-Time Program Sequence for Western Campus Evenings

Admission Requirements

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.

Career & Job Outlook:  Get more information on what it's like to work in this field or what the salary range might be.

How to reach us

Mary Elizabeth W. Browder, M.Ed., CMA (AAMA)
Program Manager—Medical Assisting
Cuyahoga Community College
2900 Community College Ave
MCHS 124E
Cleveland, OH 44115
(216) 987-4439
maryelizabeth.browder@tri-c.edu 
 


Health Careers Enrollment Center
216-987-4247
healthcareers@tri-c.edu 
Cuyahoga Community College
Metropolitan Campus-MHCS 126
2900 Community College Avenue
Cleveland OH 44115-3196


PROGRAM STATUS

PROGRAM START DATES

Fall 
Metro Full-Time days
West Part-Time nights
(Accepting Fall 2014)

Spring 
East Full-Time Days
Westshore Full-Time Days
(Accepting Spring 2015)


Medical Assisting Application Packet

Medical Assisting Scholarship

Student Health Form

Drug Screening Info
(Students must check with their program manager BEFORE they proceed with a Drug Screen)
Program Information Sheet
Program Information Sheet
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Career & Job Outlook 
Career & Job Outlook 
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Program Outcomes 
Program Outcome 
This program is designed to prepare students to demonstrate the following program outcomes:  Medical Assisting Degree Outcomes
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