Comments about Associate in Science Medical Assistant Degree - At the institution - Jacksonville - FL - Florida
If you’ve always wanted to work in a doctor’s office or in a medical setting, consider a career as a Medical Assistant. Jones College Medical Assistant education includes an Associate in Science Degree Program with a Medical Assistant Major. After completing the program, you’re prepared for entry-level employment as a:
* Medical assistant
* Medical office assistant
* Medical receptionist
Your medical assistant classes includes a foundation of medical courses supplemented with business and general education courses that provide you the skills for promotion into a managerial role. You’re also prepared to the take the certification exam administered by the American Association of Medical Assistants.
You’ll gain hands-on experience as a Medical Assistant in an externship. (Note: You’ll be required to bring in verification of negative TB testing by mid-term of Laboratory Procedures class and no later than the start of their externship.)