At River Valley, our medical assistant program has small sized classes to create a personalized experience for students. Students can join the medical assistant program at any time and work at their own pace. Medical assisting is one of the nation’s fastest growing careers, with a 29% increase in jobs in the next 6 years! Starting the medical assisting program at River Valley is a great start to a good paying, in demand career that leads to many career pathways!
The medical assistant program at River Valley Community College is created with both part-time and full-time students in mind who need to balance life, work and schooling. Our medical assistant program is unique in this way, as most programs require a full-time attendance. Many courses are online to help our students to graduate at their own pace.
Certified Medical Assistant in an administrative or clinical role
- Medical Administrative Assistant
- General Science
- Healthcare Applications
Plan it out!
Use this editable program map to see what your schedule could look like:
Medical Assistant Certificate_Editable Map