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What does a medical assistant do?
What is the career outlook?
Statistics are included only as guidelines and will vary with fluctuations in the economy and job market. More specific local hiring and salary information can be obtained at college information sessions.
Medical Assisting program
Licensure exam pass rates for students attending**
Licensure/Certification through the American Association of Medical Assistants
Employment rates for college graduates attending**
What are the program prerequisites?
Here is a link to the current course catalog listing all of the prerequisites, courses included, and the length of the program. Medical Assisting Certificate
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Who can help me decide which health science career is right for me?
Contact the Health Careers Resource Center.
What more do I need to know?
*America’s Career Infonet 2011 data for medical assistants **Licensure Data Reporting System from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board 2009-2010