The Medical Assisting Program, through rigorous, challenging content prepares students to work in the clinical setting as a Medical Assistant. This program is designed to provide students with hands-on clinical experience in multiple specialty areas including, but not limited to, obstetrics and gynecology, cardiology and surgery.
This occupation has an average wage of $13.92 an hour, based on the Florida Occupational Employment and Wages for Polk County.
|Course #||OCP||Course Title||Hours|
|HSC0003||A||Basic Healthcare Worker||90|
|MEA 0002||B||Introduction to Medical Assisting||250|
|MEA 0501||Medical Office Procedures||75|
|MEA 0521||C||Phlebotomist, MA||75|
|MEA 0581||D||EKG Aide, MA||75|
|MEA 0581||E||Clinical Assisting||230|
|MEA 0530||Pharmacology for Medical Assisting||90|
|MEA 0573||Laboratory Procedures||125|
|MEA 0506||Administrative Office Procedures||90|
|MEA 0942||Practicum Experience||200|
Ridge Technical College
7700 State Rd 544
7:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Intake begins in January, Class starts in July
Traviss Technical College
3225 Winter Lake Road
7:30 AM – 2:30 PM
Intake begins in August, Class starts in January
After successfully completing this program, students receive a program Certificate of Completion. Program completers will be eligible to take the American Medical Technologists’ Certification Exam (RMA).