Yes, all students will need regular access to a computer and high-speed internet. Your computer will need at least a 2GHz processor or faster, 4 GB RAM or more, built-in or external speakers, USB 2.0 port or adaptor, a webcam supported operating system, Windows 7 or higher, or MacOS Sierra 10.12 or higher.
Medical Assistant students are required to complete an introduction to Anatomy and Physiology for healthcare. If you have previously completed these courses, they must have been taken at an accredited college with a (C ) grade or better within the last 5 years. Candidates will be asked to provide a transcript at a later point.
Students must complete a course in medical terminology with a grade of “C” or better before being eligible for the Medical Assistant Programs. If you have previously completed this course and received a grade of “C” or better, you will not need to re-take this course. You will need to submit an unofficial transcript to prove course completion during the application process.
Students typically complete this course in 8-10 weeks.
Students typically complete this course in 3-8 weeks.
Through our partner, InsideTrack, you will be paired with a coach who will guide your education journey.
Students who do not pass the Jump Start courses will not be eligible for the Medical Assistant Program may be referred to a different allied health program.
You should expect that our educational partners will require you to pass a drug test before starting school or sometime during your educational journey, and that all employers will require you to pass a drug test before starting work.