MEDICAL ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE

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Overview

The University of Providence Medical Assistant Certificate program promotes patient-centered care that is delivered using safe, accountable, and ethical behaviors to promote the profession through lifelong learning.

This program will be offered in the state of Oregon in 2018. The program will then expand to other states in 2019.

Program Format

Coursework is delivered online; all competency testing is completed in an in-person classroom. This program is completed in a sequenced, cohort model. Students complete one online course every eight weeks and finish the program in 10 months. All students must attend a face-to-face program orientation prior to the start of the program. New cohorts begin in January and August each year.

Spring 2018 Cost

The Medical Assistant Certificate program tuition rate is $155/credit or $465/course.  A $100 lab fee is assessed for each course.

Financial aid is not available for this program.

How to Apply

  • Program Application: Applicants must complete an online undergraduate application at www.uprovidence.edu.
  • Official Transcripts: Applicants must submit official transcripts showing completion of a high school diploma or GED
  • Grade Point Average: Applicants must have a 2.7 or greater GPA to apply to the program
  • Personal Essay: Applicants are required to complete personal essay.
  • Clinical Placement Requirements: Since all students complete their clinical placement in a patient care environment, upon acceptance into the program the following will be required:

Contact

Jamie Owens, Senior Project Manager
Email: healthprograms@uprovidence.edu
Phone: 406.791.5221

 

APPLY NOW

The application for the January and August 2018 Medical Assistant Certificate Program in Oregon is now open. Please review the Program Requirements section for application details and find the Application Packet here.

PROGRAM INFORMATION

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

FINANCING

CURRICULUM