Become a Medical Assistant in as few as 12 months
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Medical assisting milestone program
Earn your medical assisting certificate while you work towards your associate degree.
Start working quickly
Earn your medical assisting certificate and start working in the field in as few as 12 months.
Flexible class schedules
Classes are offered in online, on-campus, and hybrid formats in standard 15-week and accelerated 7½-week sessions.
Become a trusted, versatile, and valued member of a medical team.
"Working in health care allows me to help my community and it gives me another level of self worth."
Acquire the skills employers are seeking
As a Goodwin College Medical Assisting degree or certificate program graduate, you are eligible to sit for the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) exam offered by the American Association of Medical Assistants. This nationally-recognized certification is considered the gold standard of professionalism in medical assisting. Only graduates of accredited programs such as Goodwin’s are eligible to sit for this examination. This certification will make you a more qualified Medical Assistant who stands out to employers.
Career opportunities for medical assistants
Medical assistants can work in a variety of settings, including:
- Ambulatory Health Care Services
- Chiropractors' Offices
- Family Medicine Practices
- Health Care Practitioner Offices
- Health Centers
- Hospital Facilities
- Medical Laboratories
- Medical Offices
- OB/GYN Practices
- Outpatient Care Facilities
- Physicians' Offices
- Podiatrists' Offices
- Walk-In Clinics
Ready to get started?
We’re ready when you are. Let’s do this.
Classes Start January 13.