Are you interested in getting into the health care industry? Now you can do so in just one year when you train to become a medical assistant at Merritt College.


Our Program

In this popular program, you will learn the skills needed to work in a physician’s office, a hospital, or a residential care facility to perform a variety of administrative and clinical tasks. Here are some of the many benefits to enrolling at Merritt to go into this in-demand field:

You can earn a Certificate in two areas: Clinical Medical Assisting and/or Administrative Medical Assisting.

You’ll learn from experienced instructors who have spent many years in health care careers.

After hours of skill-building, you’ll be placed in an externship at a local health care facility to get real-life, hands-on experience.

Your Career Starts Here

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