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Medical Assistant

Program Details

About this Program

The Anoka Technical College Medical Assistant Associate in Applied Science (AAS) is a 60-credit program that prepares students to be a professional, multi-skilled medical assistant who is dedicated to assist in patient care management. Graduates are prepared to assist medical providers with examinations and treatments, conduct medical histories, perform Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA) waived testing, sterilize instruments and supplies, assist with minor surgery, medical office administrative services and administer medications.

Graduates of the Medical Assistant program are eligible to take the Certification Exam of the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA).

Upon graduation, students will earn both a diploma and the AAS degree. The 15 credits of general education are transferable for students who wish to continue advanced healthcare education.

Classroom Location(s)

  • Anoka Technical College 55303
Anoka Technical College
Anoka Technical College
1355 W. Highway 10 Anoka, MN 55303
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