*Based on private schools in both markets, stated tuition as of June 8th 2017
Medical Assistant Diploma
This program is offered in Albuquerque, NM; Phoenix, AZ; Tempe, AZ; and Tucson, AZ.
Welcome to the Brookline College Medical Assistant Diploma Program (MA). Congratulations on your decision to explore the rewarding career path of medical assisting! If you are considering different medical assistant programs in the area, Brookline is the school for you. At Brookline, we believe that this line of work requires a fundamental knowledge of administrative procedures and clinical practices, so our students get trained in both aspects of the occupation. This will ensure that you are the most marketable and valuable to potential employers upon graduation.
What will you learn at Brookline?
Our medical assistant program provides the necessary medical assistant training for entry-level positions as a medical assistant in a clinic, physician’s office or urgent care facility. For detailed program information, click here. As a student you will study topics that include: terminology, anatomy and physiology, clinical medical assisting and pharmacology and laboratory practice, among other courses. Click here to view our catalog.
Our medical labs contain congruent materials and equipment that you may use on the job. As a medical assistant in Arizona and New Mexico, you will have the opportunity to experience the Medical Assistant profession first hand, working closely with patients, doctors, nurses and other healthcare personnel.
Upon graduation, you will have the foundation to contribute to your employer in the areas of:
Basic Healthcare Concepts
Medical Office Administration
Clinical Medical Assistant Practices
Laboratory Practice and,
Starting your Career!
Graduates will have the opportunity to use their skills and knowledge in such areas as patient interaction, medical office administration, laboratory practices, electrocardiography and clinical medical assisting practices. They will also be able to appropriately assess patient/client situations and intervene within their scope of practice.
The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 31% growth outlook for Medical Assistants from 2010 to 2020; an employment change of 162,900 jobs!*
Additionally, our dedicated career services department as well as our network in the local community will ensure that you receive every available opportunity to interview for and attain the right job to move your career field.
If you are interested in medical assistant schools in Phoenix, AZ; Albuquerque, NM; Tempe, AZ; or Tucson, AZ; contact Brookline College today. Fill out the form on this page for more information about our medical assistant program.