Medical Assistant
Program

Medical Assistant
Associate Degree Program

Become
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

Welcome to Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School  to our Medical Assistant Associate Degree Program. Graduate as Medical Assistant AS, can apply for the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant examination with the National Healthcare Association.

Our medical Assistant Program includes classes in Phlebotomy, Electrocardiography, Billing & Coding, and basic knowledges to become X-ray technician, among other important topics related and included in the scope of practices for a Clinical Medical Assistant.

Medical Assistant program also requires internships or other hands-on experiences to provide practical skills and workplace experience, that can help graduates, provide better patient care and work more effectively with healthcare providers.

Medical Assistant Degree Program 

Here at Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School (FMAIS), we offer a  Medical Assistant Associate Degree Program approved by the Commission for Independent Education in Florida. This Medical Assistant Program is designed to prepare students to work as Medical Assistants in places such as Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Medical Group Practices, Home Health Agencies, and Medical Offices.

Graduates from the Medical Assistant Program at Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School also have the opportunity to work in

  • Medical Spas
  • Dermatology offices
  • Aesthetic Practices 
  • Clinical Sites 
  • and more!

Students can complete our Medical Assistant Associate Degree Program in as little as 11 months. To obtain an associate degree in science, students reach 91 credit hours while completing their 1340 hours. 

Our Clinical Medical Assistant Certified also can specialized and obtain a National Certification as Phlebotomy, Electrocardiography technician, Billing and Coding, and also can apply for the examination for licensed as Basic X-ray operator in Florida, as part of our Medical Assistant curriculum program.

Medical Assistants with Degree can provide a competitive edge in the job market and open up career growth and advancement opportunities.

International Medical Graduate (IMG), that means Physician graduate in other countries, without license in Florida can apply for the Medical Assistant Program with their Medical and Transcript School Diploma and the 75 % of credits are accepted to become Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Associate Degree, that is a valid for all States in US.

Become a Specialized Medical Assistant AS. 

Medical Assistant Program at Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School can get certification in phlebotomy

We also accept Credit transfers from other Schools as long as they are accredited or licensed by a recognized institution. Graduate as Medical Assistant in other school that want to obtain the Associate in Science as Medical Assistant can apply with their respective official transcript and complete the credits required for our program.

What is a Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant is a multi-skilled allied health care professional specializing in procedures commonly performed in ambulatory health care settings. Our students’ goals are to become professionals ready to work not only in health care services but also as a perfect asset at any Medical Spa, Dermatology Clinic, or Aesthetic Practice while also handling the latest aesthetic technology. Medical Assistant students can graduate with an Associate Degree in Science and also become certified, in Medical Assistant Dermatology, Medical Assistant Aesthetician, or Medical Assistant Researcher, as part of their specialization. 

What is a Medical Assistant Degree?

An associate degree is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School. It is a lower-level undergraduate degree, typically considered to be the first level of post-secondary education. In addition to coursework in the student’s chosen field, an associate degree program typically includes general education courses in subjects such as English, math, science, and social sciences. Our program also requires internships or other hands-on experiences to provide practical skills and workplace experience. Earning an associate degree in medical assisting can provide several advantages compared to working as a medical assistant without a degree. Medical Assistants with Degree can provide a competitive edge in the job market and open up career growth and advancement opportunities.

Some of these advantages include the following:

  1. Increased job opportunities: Employers may prefer to hire medical assistants who have completed an associate degree program, as it demonstrates a higher level of education and training.

  2. Higher earning potential: Medical assistants with an associate degree may earn higher salaries compared to those without a degree. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median annual wage for medical assistants with an associate degree is higher than that of medical assistants without a degree.

  3. Enhanced knowledge and skills: An associate degree program in medical assisting can provide students with a more comprehensive understanding of medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, clinical procedures, and laboratory techniques. This knowledge and training can help medical assistants provide better patient care and work more effectively with healthcare providers.

  4. Opportunities for career advancement: Medical assistants with an associate degree may have more opportunities for career advancement, such as moving into supervisory roles or pursuing further education in a related field, such as nursing or healthcare administration.

Medical Assistant Program

At Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School, we are committed to helping our students achieve their dreams of becoming medical assistants. Our Medical Assistant Program provides students with the knowledge and practical skills they need to succeed in this exciting field.

The objective of our Medical Assistant program is to prepare students to work as Medical Assistants. The student will be able to work at a Doctor’s office, clinic, or hospital. The student will be able to assist the Doctor with in-office medical procedures, schedule patient appointments, and bill patients. Medical Assistants are multi-skilled professionals who assist a Doctor; students learn to perform duties under the direction of a doctor in all areas of EKG. The student will learn how to function in an administrator capacity in the Doctor’s office. The student will learn office skills like billing, basic accounting, filing, computer, and insurance forms.

For more information about the course description of the Medical Assistant program, click on the following link.

Why Choose us?

Here are some reasons why you should choose our Medical Assistant Program:

  • Experienced faculty: Our faculty members are experts in their fields and have years of experience teaching and working in the medical industry. They are committed to helping our students succeed and provide personalized support throughout the program.

  • Hands-on training: Our program includes hands-on training in real-world medical settings, giving our students the practical experience they need to excel in their careers. This includes opportunities to work with patients, assist with medical procedures, and gain valuable experience working with medical equipment.

  • Comprehensive curriculum: Our curriculum is designed to provide students with a comprehensive understanding of medical assisting, including anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, patient care, and medical office procedures. This prepares our graduates to be successful in a variety of medical settings.

Medical Assistant Students taking Virtal sign at Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School
  • Career opportunities: Medical assisting is a growing field with a high demand for qualified professionals. Our program provides students with the skills and experience they need to compete in the job market and pursue rewarding careers as medical assistants.

 

At Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School, we have flexible scheduling, because we understand that our students have busy lives, which is why we offer flexible scheduling options to accommodate their needs. We are dedicated to providing our students with the best possible education and support to help them succeed in their careers. If you’re ready to take the next step towards becoming a medical assistant, we invite you to join us today.

Medical Assistant
Florida Law

According to Florida Law, a Medical Assistant assists physicians with patient care management and administrative and clinical procedures and often performs managerial and supervisory functions. 

Medical Assistants may undertake multiple duties, including administering basic first aid and assisting physicians with patient examinations or treatments.

Moreover, a medical assistant can operate the office medical equipment and even perform dialysis procedures at the clinic and in the home patients.

As part of the school’s curriculum, our Medical Assistant graduates can become nationally certified in phlebotomy and may perform venipuncture and basic laboratory procedures.

Medical Assistant course in Miami at Florida medical & Aesthetic International School
Medical Assistant Program in Miami at Florida Medical & Aesthetic International School

Medical Assistant Specialties

A specialized medical assistant is a health professional with multiple skills who specializes in procedures commonly performed in the outpatient medical care setting but related to a specific specialty.

Our goal is that they become not only a professional in health care services but also a renowned professional in the latest technology and their specialty of choice.

Upon completion of the Medical Assistant Program, the National Certification exams can be taken with the National Healthcare Association. Credits transferred are accepted from other Schools if they’re accredited or licensed by a recognized institution. For more information, please click on the following link:

With this associate’s degree, you can specialize in different areas of the medical field or in other aesthetic fields, such as:

  • Certified Medical Assistant,
  • Medical Assistant Dermatology,
  • Medical Assistant Aesthetician 
  • Medical Assistant Laser Professional
  • Medical Assistant Researcher.

Enroll in medical assitant course

Get your Associate Degree in Medical Assistant in less than one year
and obtain a National Certification as Medical Assistant, AS