The Medical Assisting program only accepts new students at the start of their 10th grade year in school. Students who will be starting their 11th or 12th grade year are encouraged to look into the Medical Administration Specialist program.
The Medical Assisting Career Certificate is an 3 year program though HCI and is designed to prepare you for employment as a Medical Assistant in hospitals, outpatient facilities, and in physician, chiropractic, podiatrist, and optometrist offices.
Upon completion of the program, you are eligible to sit for the Registered Medical Assistant (RMT) exam.
ProgramGuide.Medical Assisting#3500.Alternative Track.C.pdf