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Are you looking to start your career in the medical profession? Take Medical Terminology Parts I and II in the Fall. See flyer here


Medical assistants are healthcare providers who typically work in a physician’s office, hospital or residential care facility. They perform a variety of clinical and administrative tasks including administering medications, recording medical information, preparing medical instruments, collecting specimens, and running the front desk. Merritt College’s medical assistnig program provides a balanced clinical and administrative curriculum. accomplished with comprehensive lectures and laboratory courses, as well as clinical experiences in local community health care facilities.

Medical Assisting Certificates


Medical Assisting Courses