• 10000548
  • Medical Assisting Technical Certificate
Ivy Tech Community College - Michigan City
Ivy Tech Community College
3714 Franklin
Michigan City, IN 46360
https://www.ivytech.edu/
Staff Approved

Description

CMA (AAMA)
A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to provide medical office administrative services and perform clinical duties including patient intake and care, routine diagnostic and recording procedures, pre-examination and examination assistance, and the administration of medications and first aid. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology; medical terminology; medical law and ethics; patient psychology and communications; medical office procedures; and clinical diagnostic, examination, testing, and treatment procedures. Medical assistants are multi-skilled health professionals specifically educated to work in ambulatory settings performing administrative and clinical duties. The practice of medical assisting directly influences the publics health and well-being, and requires mastery of a complex body of knowledge and specialized skills requiring both formal education and practical experience that serve as standards for entry into the profession. Sample careers in this field: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), EKG technician, insurance specialist, massage therapist, medical transcriptionist, pharmacy technician, phlebotomist The medical assisting program is a selective program (varies by campus). When you apply to the college, you will be accepted into the undeclared program while you complete the prerequisite requirements. The medical assisting program accepts a limited number of students each year and there is a separate application process.*cost of books may vary
Yes
51.0801
High School Diploma or Equivalent
N/A
Before beginning of semester
https://www.ivytech.edu/business-office/3408.html

Admissions

0
Day
1 year(s)
33 academic credit hours
100%
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Financial Information

$4,935.15
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$3,750.00
$144.91
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$198.00
$180.00
$279.03
9,208.06
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Financial Aid

  • No

Financial Aid:

  • Federal Gift Aid (Pell Grant)
  • Federal Student Loan (Stafford)
  • G. I. Bill
  • Institutional Gift Aid (Grants and Scholarships)
  • Local Gift Aid (Grants and Scholarships)
  • State Financial Aid (Grants and Scholarships)
  • Work Study Programs
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