Program Specific Admission Requirements

  • Must be a graduate of an accredited high school or possess a GED. All official transcripts must be submitted to document program admission requirements have been met
  • The Medical Assisting courses have a limited enrollment and students are admitted annually. For entrance into the Medical Assisting courses, students must complete the Medical Assisting Diploma program Admission Eligibility Verification and Application form with the Medical Assisting Program Manager
  • Qualified applicants must have completed all developmental and prerequisite courses prior to acceptance
  • Applications will be accepted into the Medical Assisting courses until the Friday before classes begin
  • Must submit completed physical examination forms provided by the Health Sciences Division prior to admission to clinical/laboratory courses. Physical examinations should demonstrate that applicant is free of any physical or emotional health problems to include communicable diseases that would interfere with the ability to safely perform all duties. Hepatitis B vaccination is strongly encouraged due to the potential exposure in the clinical/laboratory setting. Students who choose not to be vaccinated will be required to sign a waiver. Decisions should be made in consultation with a physician, nurse practitioner, or physician's assistant
  • Must have current CPR certification (Health Care Provider) prior to admission to clinical/laboratory courses
  • Must submit information and fees for criminal background checks and drug testing conducted through Verified Credentials
    Note: Any discrepancy on a background check or drug screen may disqualify the student from the program of study
  • Must purchase and maintain professional liability insurance with the College (approximately $5 annually)
  • Must purchase the school-approved uniform required by program
  • Must furnish blood-pressure equipment, etc., as required by specific courses
  • Must provide or arrange own transportation to and from clinical sites

Note: Enrollment in the Medical Assisting program is limited.

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Date/Time Published:5/25/2015 17:36