Medical Assistant

Admissions Requirements
Catalog Year: 2019

Pre-Admissions Requirements

Secondary and post-secondary students may enroll in the Medical Assisting program. Students must meet the following program requirements:

Post-Admissions Requirements

Students accepted into the Medical Assisting program, must meet the following post-admission requirements:

  • Be 18 years old before beginning your clinical externship.
  • Provide documentation of all required vaccinations. 
  • Take and pass a urine drug screen.
  • Complete and pass a federal criminal background check.*

*Any misdemeanor or felony conviction on record may negatively impact the chances of completing the program, being placed on an externship site, applying for the Certified Medical Assistant credential and obtaining employment in a health care setting.

Please see your instructors for more information about any of these requirements or critical program information.