Online Certificate

Medical Assistant

This online Medical Assistant program covers a wide range of skills and objectives that extend beyond the primary functions of a Medical Assistant. The program was developed by industry experts and through technology, provides students with a one‐of‐a‐kind learning experience.

This Program Is a Great Fit For

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Working Adults

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Aspiring Healthcare Professionals

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Recent high school graduates

About the Medical Assistant Certificate

Course length

28 weeks

Weekly time commitment

16 hours

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Throughout the program, students interact with the curriculum through 3D virtual office scenarios, clinical skill simulations, animations, assessment gamification, and activities. You will enjoy robust online courses including Human Anatomy and Medical Terminology, Professionalism in Allied Health, Clinical Medical Assisting and more.

Regional Data (North Carolina)

A medical assistant in the state of North Carolina can earn an average of $38,230 per year.

Source: U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics


Career Paths 


Medical Assistant


Administrative Medical Assistant


Medical Billing and Coding Specialist


Medical Records Technician


Medical Receptionist

How Much Does a Medical Assistant Certificate Cost?

We believe everyone should have access to higher education. With the option to pay in full, break down payments or utilize government grant funding, we help expand that access. Speak with an enrollment advisor to see what payment option you may qualify for.

Pay In Full


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Payment begins 30 days after your course start date.

*This advertised payment is for qualified applicants who choose the 18-month financing option. Other payment options available. Minimum deposit of $200 required to enroll.