Registered Medical Assistant
The Medical Assistant, MA, is a comprehensive 720 hour course. The course prepares individuals in administrative and clinical procedures. Students will gain a broad scope of knowledge and skills allowing them to enter the health care field in ambulatory settings. MA is two part course. Part 1 and Part 2 have fee requirements.
Part 1: 360 hours of class and computer-based learning in clerical and clinical. Students must successfully complete Part 1 before progressing to Part 2.
Part 2: 200 hours of class and lab instruction. 160 hours of required clinical in a medical office.
August 17, 2017-February 12, 2018
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00am-3:00pm
Part 1: A National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) is required at a Bronze level or higher in addition to a high school diploma or high school equivalency. Special consideration for entrance into the program may be given to those students who hold degrees or certificates. Final approval will be determined by the Director of Healthcare Programs and the Vice President of Continuing Education. For more information about the Career Readiness Certificate classes, please click on the link under Workforce Programs and Human Resources Development.
Part 2: Successful completion of Part 1.
Additional Cost: Comphrensive Medical Assisting 6th Edition
Medical Terminology Book: Medical Terminology:Immerse Yourself, 4th Edition
Watch with Second Hand:$5.00-$20.00
Three ring Binder Notebook: 1 inch Binder (2) or 2 inch Binder (1)
Part 2 Only:
Uniforms: 2 each of Burgandy Scrub tops an pants. Scrub tops embroidered with BCCC in Royal Blue at $35.00 each.
White Lab Jacket (1): $18.00-$25.00 Embroidered with BCCC in Royal Blue.
White Closed-Toe and Heel Shoes (1 pair): $20.00 & up
Drug testing, immunizations/titer, background check with Castle Branch at $85. www.castlebranch.com