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Clinical Medical Assistant

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Assistant. 510802

Description

Medical Assistants are in very high demand in the modern field of healthcare. Continuously changing regulations in the industry place increasing pressure upon healthcare providers and facilities. This means that physicians need qualified medical assistants to help with many of the daily duties of the office. Medical Assistants are vital members of the team and work to administer medications, assist with minor procedures, obtain laboratory specimens, perform electrocardiograms, provide patient information, and much more. If you have an interest in entering the field of healthcare and want a career you can train for quickly, becoming a Medical Assistant is an ideal choice for you.

Details

Hours

30

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

NORTH ARKANSAS COLLEGE - NAC (NORTH CAMPUS AND SOUTH CAMPUS)

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Harrison

Local WIB

5025 - Northwest

Name of Credential

Certificate of Proficiency

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Pell

Refund Policy

  • Before 4:00 PM on the 5th weekday after the start (2nd day-summer term) 100% of the semester
  • Before 4:00 PM on the 10th weekday after the start (3rd day-summer term) 75% of the semester
  • Before 4:00 PM on the 15th weekday after the start (4th day-summer term) 50% of the semester
  • After 4:00 PM on the 15th weekday after the start none of the semester

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$956.00

In-State/District Tuition

$2,889.00

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$4,401.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$3,845.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$5,357.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-9092.00Medical Assistants
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1515 Pioneer Drive, Harrison, Arkansas 72601

Phone Number

(870) 391-3181

Web Address

http://www.northark.edu/academics/areas-of-study/health-and-medical/medical-assistant

Last Updated

May 19, 2022

Created

Sep 18, 2020

Renewal

Jan 03, 2023