Medical Assistant




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EVIT + Pima Medical Institute

Once an EVIT student completes the Medical Assistant program, the student will have credits available to apply towards enrollment in the PMI Health Care Administration Degree program.



Get started today! Enroll in the EVIT Medical Assistant program.
For announcements and updates about the EVIT Medical Assistant program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.
 
 DESCRIPTION
The Medical Assistant program prepares individuals to provide medical office administrative services and perform clinical duties including patient intake and care, routine diagnostic and recording procedures, pre-examination and examination assistance, and the administration of medications and first aid. The program includes instruction in: basic anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, medical law and ethics, patient psychology and communications, medical office procedures, and clinical diagnostic, examination, testing, and treatment procedures. *Note: This is a dual enrollment program. For more information, please visit the Dual Enrollment page.
 CAREER CONNECTION
License or Certification Information: Medical Assistants are hired in the following working environments: Doctor’s offices, Specialty offices: Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Cardiologist, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dermatology, Neurology, Urology, etc. Urgent Care Facilities, Laboratories

Career Pathway: Upon completion of the Medical Assistant programs, students have an opportunity to acquire the following certification: Basic Life Support Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Certified Clinical Medical Assistant, Certified Phlebotomy Technologist, Certified Electrocardiograph Technologist

Occupational Profile: www.nhanow.com

 PROGRAM & COURSE INFORMATION
Program Courses &
Sequence
Select from two course sequence options; a 2-year or 1-year option:
2 Year Option:
MC19 - Intro to Medical Assisting - 2 semesters  - 3 credits
MC20 - Medical Assisting I - 1 semester - 1.5 credits
MC21 - Medical Assisting IIA - 1 quarter - .75 credits
NEW - Medical Assisting IIB or Internship - 1 quarter - .75 credits
1 Year Option (Seniors Only):

MC 22 -Medical Assisting 1 Block -1 semester - 2 credits
MC 23 - Medical Assisting IIA Block -1 quarter - 1.25 credits
Pre/Co Requisite

At least 6 high school credits (required) and a 2.0 GPA (recommended).

Seniors only - Successful completion of MC19 or enrolled in the 4 hour program.

Length of Program 2 - 4 Semesters

Note: 

  • Students may be required to obtain a fingerprint clearance card for an internship.  
  • Students will need a negative TB test for an internship.
College Credit College credit may be available
Technology Requirements Computer access with Windows OS, Adobe Reader, webcam, microphone and anti-virus protection.
Supply Fees Year 1 - estimated supply fee $85
Year 2 - estimated supply fee $312
1 year program - estimated supply fee $312

Adult Tuition*
Blended Program

Year 1 - $4,885.00

Year 2 - $4,885.00
*This program does not qualify for Federal Financial Aid. Affordable payment plans are available. This program is not approved under COE Accreditation, and is not eligible for post-secondary credit.

 Start Date  End Date  Days  Times Campus 
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024 Monday - Friday, Daily (morning) 8:00am - 10:35am Main, Power
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024 Monday - Friday, Daily (afternoon) 12:00pm - 2:35pm Main, Power
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024
Monday - Friday, Daily (morning) - 1 year
7:00am - 11:00am
Main, Power
July 24, 2023 May 22, 2024
Monday - Friday, Daily (afternoon) - 1 year
12:00pm - 4:00pm Main, Power

        

Get started! Enroll in the EVIT Medical Assistant program. For announcements and updates about the EVIT Medical Assistant program, text EVIT to 855-998-3848.