Gain skills to provide administrative support and basic clinical care in our diploma program.
Learn computer applications, medical billing, how to take vital signs and samples from patients, and more.
Complete your diploma in as few as eight months.*
Interested in office work but also in getting hands-on with patients? Train to become a medical assistant with Concorde. Medical assistants help keep medical offices and hospital departments running. Equally adept at administering injections and updating computer records, good medical assistants can provide the support doctors and nurses need to do their work safely and efficiently.
Medical Assistant Curriculum
The medical assistant diploma program at Concorde covers computer applications, medical record keeping, and clinical skills including blood draws, vital sign measurement and more. You’ll also learn to collect and prepare samples for lab testing.
You can complete this program in as few as eight months* of study.
Blended Learning Format
Our medical assistant diploma program offers you more control over your schedule with a blend of online coursework and hands-on labs. You’ll complete some of your theory and lecture coursework online, meaning you can reduce the amount of time you spend on campus while covering the same amount of material as a traditional, fully in-person program.
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Body Systems
- Medical Terminology
- Medical Front Office Procedures
- Laboratory Diagnostic Procedures
*Program length may be subject to change dependent on transfer credits and course load. Please refer to current course catalog for more information. Concorde does not guarantee admittance, graduation, subsequent employment or salary amount.