Medical Assisting Requirements

Requirements for Goodwin's Medical Assisting Program

Beginning with candidates for Summer 2017 admission, candidates will be accepted based on the following outlined requirements listed below:

  1. Completion of Medical Assisting programmatic physical (proof of varicella, MMR and Hepatitis B).
  2. Completion of the following prerequisite courses with a minimum grade of a ā€œCā€ or better:
    1. HSC 105 - Medical Terminology
    2. BIO 101 - Concepts in Human Biology
  3. Meet with Medical Assistant Program Director or Practicum Coordinator.
    Must be scheduled during 1st mod (within first 7 weeks).

The following forms are required by all Medical Assisting students to have filled out and handed in to the Program Director.

You will also find the requirements for the National Certification by the AAMA and AMT to include: