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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


Currently, we are in the process of evaluating and improving our Phlebotomy and Medical Assistant programs.  Please keep an eye out for updated information as it becomes available.  As always, please feel free to contact us 828-395-1405 for further information and/or to be added to our Phlebotomy and Medical Assistant Interest List.  You may also email us at

Contact for information

Sandy Brackett
Continuing Education Information Specialist