• Medical Assisting Diploma

    Remington College's Medical Assisting Diploma program can help you take the first step towards a career in the health care industry.(1) As a student you will study proper patient care techniques, human anatomy and phlebotomy.

    Call or request information to learn more about our Medical Assisting diploma program!

    Medical Assistant Training

    Medical assistants play a critical role in the daily operations of doctor's offices, clinics and healthcare facilities. As a healthcare professional, you'll be interacting with patients by taking vital signs, preparing them for exams and explaining what they're about to experience during their visit.

    Remington College's medical assisting curriculum will help prepare you for your transition into the real world through training in the classroom, familiarizing you with medical terminology and hands-on experience in a lab. The diploma program provides you with the opportunity to work in an externship alongside doctors, nurses and patients giving you an idea of what your career will be like after you graduate.(1)

    Careers in Medical Assisting

    Employment for qualified medical assistants is expected to grow 29% from 2012-2022(2),much faster than the average for all occupations, and there are many opportunities to change settings from offices and practices to hospitals to find the best fit for you.(1)

    There are two main roles a medical assistant will usually play and many different general and specialty practices in which they are employed.

    • Administrative Assistant

    • Clinical Assistant

    • Ophthalmology and Optometry Practices

    • Podiatric Practices

    Certifications Available to Medical Assistant Students

    Remington College offers alternative educational routes that may help you further expand your education and potential career options in the field. Certification, licensure requirements and procedures may vary by state. Click here to learn more about available certification opportunities.

    Medical Assistant Diploma Locations

    Remington College offers their medical assisting program across several campus locations. Click here to locate a campus location near you and start your career in healthcare today

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    (1) Employment not guaranteed for students or graduates. 
    (2) Source: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm