Medical Assisting | JCTC

Medical Assisting

Work alongside physicians as a multi-skilled healthcare professional.

Program Contact
Sydney Myers
(502) 213-2245
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What is Medical Assisting?

Work alongside physicians as a multi-skilled healthcare professional in the high demand field. Medical assistants work in ambulatory settings, such as physician's offices, clinics, and group practices. The Medical Assisting program is designed to train students to assist the needs of the private physicians.

instructor helping student with a dummy

What Else Do I Need to Know?

Additional Information

Completion Rate

Admission Year Program Completion
2016 91.67%
2017 93.75%
2018 72.73%
2019 78.95%
2020 100%
Five Year Average 87.42%

CMA Exam Pass Rate

Graduation Year Pass rate on CMA Exam
2016 75%
2017 90.91%
2018 66.67%
2019 37.50%
2020 50%
Five Year Average 64%

 

Job Placement

Enrollment Year Job Placement
2016 (Graduation Year) 80%
2017 (Graduation Year) 100%
2018 (Graduation Year) 100%
2019 (Graduation Year) 62.50%
2020 (Graduation Year) 100%
Five Year Average 88.5%

*Information gathered from MAERB Annual Report

Michelle Butler
Program Coordinator

Accreditation

The Jefferson Community & Technical College Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763
(727) 210-2350
www.caahep.org

Length of Program

You can earn an associate in applied science degree in two years if you maintain full-time status or the diploma track takes 16 months to complete.

This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.

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