Get the Skills to Begin a Career as a Medical Assistant in as few as 10 Months
Medical assistants play a vital role in today's healthcare field by helping doctors and staff give the best care possible to the ultimate client: the patient. Training in the Medical Assisting program offered at our campuses across Connecticut and Massachusetts can lead to a career where what you do really matters!
- Program offered at: Hamden CT, New London CT, Rocky Hill CT, Stratford CT, Waterbury CT, and Brockton MA, Chicopee MA, Worcester MA
- Program length: 10 months
- Credit Hours: 48
- Graduates earn a diploma
How/When to Apply
We start new sessions on a regular basis.
Next Start Date: August 16, 2021
At Porter and Chester Institute, we're making it easier than ever for you to enroll using our automated application portal. Upload your documents and start the financial aid process without the hassle of drawn-out application processes. And our admissions staff is still available to help you every step of the way. Taking control of your career just got easier!
Medical Assisting courses are delivered in a Hybrid format with lecture and other didactic activities delivered online and labs delivered on-campus. Some courses within the program may be delivered fully online, while other courses combine on-campus labs with online lecture material. . Some courses within the program may also include online lab simulations. Online, didactic instruction is primarily asynchronous, with assignments and homework accessible 24 hours a day/seven days per week through the Learning Management System (LMS). Students will need to reserve approximately 25-30 hours per week for online educational activities and study and on-campus labs.
Administrative Medical Assisting MAD101
Anatomy and Medical Terminology MAD102
Clinical Procedures MAD103
Administrative Medical Assisting MAD201
Anatomy and Medical Terminology MAD202
Clinical Procedures MAD203
Administrative Medical Assisting MAD301
Anatomy and Medical Terminology MAD302
Clinical Procedures MAD303
Administrative Medical Assisting MAD401
Anatomy and Medical Terminology MAD402
Clinical Procedures MAD403
Administrative Medical Assisting MAD501
Anatomy and Medical Terminology MAD502
Clinical Procedures MAD503
Medical Assisting Externship MAD600
Certification Exam Review MAD601
Tuition Cost: $17,000
Additional Fees: $2,765
Financial aid is available to those who qualify.