Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting

 

Medical assisting jobs are projected to grow 29 percent by 2022 – much higher than the national average.

At the South College Asheville Learning Site, we can help you prepare for a career as a medical assistant in just two years! The associate degree in medical assisting will prepare you for entry-level jobs assisting practitioners in examining and treating patients, performing laboratory testing, and managing the administrative and clinical responsibilities associated with efficient medical operations. 

Advance

Advance your career by earning a college degree.

Serve

Serve the community as a healthcare professional.

Experience

Experience hands-on learning outside of the classroom through clinical practicum.

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Learn the essential skills necessary to work in healthcare. Candidates interested in applying to the Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting program are encouraged to reach out today!

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Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting Accreditation

The Medical Assisting Certificate Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org),25400 US Highway N, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, (727) 210-2350, upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

The five-year weighted average for placement and employer satisfaction of the Certificate Medical Assisting  program at South College-Asheville Learning Site, Asheville, North Carolina is 83% and 100% respectively, based on the most recent Annual Report Form submitted to the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) and the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). 

Consumer Information: Amounts for tuition, fees, books, and supplies are subject to change. The information included here is estimated for a full-time student.* South College follows the required methodology provided by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission for the reporting of employment information for graduates. This information is compiled on an annual basis and submitted to the Commission by October 15 each year for graduates during the most recently completed reporting year (July 1-June 30). For more detailed information related to the calculation of graduate employment rates, please click here.