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If you’re interested in healthcare and enjoy working with people, Concordia’s CAAHEP accredited Medical Assistant program is a great place to start! The Medical Assistant profession is one of the fastest growing occupations in the country and Certified Medical Assistants are in high demand.
The Medical Assistant program is designed to help you develop the professional competencies and commitment you need to be a responsible participant and leader in the healthcare field.
Our program will teach you how to:
The CUW Medical Assistant program is a certificate program and has a daytime and evening track. Both programs take place at our Miller Park Way Center and can be completed in 13 months full-time, or 26 months part-time.
The curriculum for CUW’s Medical Assistant program uses the core curriculum for Medical Assistants set forth by the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) of the American Association of Medical Assistants in conjunction with the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
Coursework covers three primary skill areas: clinical procedures, laboratory procedures, and administrative procedures. See our course catalog for our full curriculum.
Upon successful completion of the Medical Assistant program, you’ll be awarded the equivalent of 42 semester hours of college credit.
Any student requesting admission to the Medical Assistant program must:
Concordia University Wisconsin is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
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Chicago, IL 60602
The Concordia University Wisconsin Medical Assistant program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Curriculum Review Board of the American Association of Medical Assistants Endowment (AAMAE).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
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Clearwater, FL 33756