Isothermal Community College

Continuing Education

Medical Assistant Program

This 375-hour course provides skills training in three competency areas related to the job performance for medical assistants: administrative office, laboratory, and clinical. Course work includes instruction in scheduling appointments, insurance coding and billing, medical transcription, computer operations, assisting with examinations/treatments, performing routine laboratory procedures, and ethical/legal issues associated with patient care. Upon completion, students will have the knowledge base to apply for national certification as a Medical Assistant. CLASS DATES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE. Please call 828-395-1675 to confirm course dates.

*Financial aid opportunities may be available for qualifying students


Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
September 24 – January 30
Room 110, Rutherford Learning Center, $180

REGISTRATION DATE:  August 16 at 2:30 p.m., Hickory Room, Foundation Building