Medical Assisting

Join one of the fastest growing occupations in America: Medical Assisting. The U.S. Census Bureau emphasizes that the current trends in the health care industry are making Medical Assisting one of the hottest careers in today’s job market! The Medical Assisting curriculum prepares you to become a multi-skilled health care professional qualified to perform administrative, clinical and laboratory procedures.

Average Class Size:

20 – 25

Things to consider:

The medical assisting program at Wayne Community College has a retention rate of 91.67% for the admission cohort of 2017 and a Exam Passage rate of 85% for the graduating class from 2017 as reported on the 2019 Annual Report Form to the Medical Assisting Education Review Board.

Most employers prefer to hire Certified Medical Assistants. WCC’s program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). Therefore, as a graduate, you are eligible to sit for the American Association of Medical Assistants’ Certification Examination to become Certified Medical Assistants.

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Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates Available

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