Medical Assisting Diploma Online

  • Credential Offered: Diploma
  • Program Length: 40 Weeks

Skilled medical assistants are a vital part of any medical team. If you’re looking for a rewarding career in healthcare in a field that is predicted to grow at a much faster than average rate, look no further than Daytona College and the Medical Assisting Online Diploma program.

At Daytona College, You will Get

Real-World Experience

At Daytona College, we understand that life gets busy. But you can still pursue your dream of a successful career as a medical assistant by getting your training in our online learning environment.

We’re committed to your success and offer comprehensive support every step of the way.

See for yourself if Daytona College is the right fit for you. Schedule a campus tour today!

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What You'll Learn

The Medical Assisting Online Diploma program is designed to help students acquire the essential clinical and administrative skills necessary to work in hospitals, clinics, private practices, and other medical environments. As a student in the program, you’ll receive comprehensive training in:

  • Recording vital signs
  • Patient intake and assessment
  • Diagnostic tests
  • Administering medication
  • Specimen collection and processing
  • Electronic health records
  • Insurance and billing
  • Patient scheduling
  • Drawing blood

You’ll also have the opportunity to work in real medical settings during externships that help you gain valuable hands-on experience.

Potential Career Paths

Medical Assisting Online Diploma graduates can work in:

Physicians’ Offices

Hospital systems

Emergency Care Offices

Clinics

Nursing Homes

Schools

Government Agencies

Certifications

Program graduates qualify for the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) certification exam, offered through the American Medical Technologists Association as well as the EKG Technician Certification (CET) and the Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT) exams through the National Healthcare Association.

Like what you see? Join us!

Whether you’re just starting to think about a career or looking to change your current work situation, Daytona College offers a focused career education to get you trained and ready to start a new career.