Medical Assistant

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36 Weeks | Monday - Friday 9 am - 3 pm | Median Salary: $33,500*

Next Program Start Date: September 13, 2021

Medical Assistants play an essential role in medical offices assisting physicians and other health professionals with patient care and office management. They are the first person patients see when they walk in the door and responsible for creating a positive experience for patients. 

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Once you are accepted into the Medical Assistant program, you will be invited to an Orientation Session at OCC to register. Apply soon, spots are limited!

The program includes:

  • Office Skills (Updating medical records, filling out insurances forms, etc.)
  • Medical terminology
  • Specimen Collection 
  • Electrocardiogram Training
  • Phlebotomy
  • CPR certification
  • Laboratory Testing

Upon completion of program students will be eligible to sit for the National Health Career Association - Certified Clinical Medical Assistant National exam at OCC. 


  • Mandatory Info Session 
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent 
  • Medical Insurance 
  • Compliance with Immunization Requirements 
  • Completing Health Compliance Requirements 


$6,585 with financial aid available for qualifying students 

*Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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