The cost of the Medical Assistant Certificate Program is $483 per credit. A total of 15 credits in the Medical Assistant Certificate Program are offered. A $100 lab fee will be assessed for each course. The total program cost for tuition and lab fees is $7,775.
PSJH and Partner organization caregivers, spouses/partners and dependents are eligible for special tuition pricing at $283 per credit. The total program cost for tuition and lab fees is $4,745.
Students have the option to pay the total due each semester up front, or they can set up a 4 or 5 month installment payment plan for a fee of $45.
All admitted students are required to pay a $50 non-refundable deposit to secure their seats in the program. This deposit will be applied toward the student’s tuition bill for the first course.
Students must attend a one-day program orientation prior to the start of the program. Students are responsible for transportation costs to and from the orientation.
First Aid/CPR Training
Prior to orientation, students must complete a First Aid/CPR certification. Additionally, students will complete HIPPA training while attending the program orientation.
Students are responsible for purchasing textbooks for the program.
Students are responsible to purchase a minimum of two sets of NAVY blue scrubs so they can complete 160 hours of their clinical internship in a clinic setting.
Students are also responsible for purchasing a pair of tennis shoes or other closed-toe shoes for the clinic setting. All shoes must be clean in appearance and must cover the entire foot. Non-skid shoes are best and shoes that can be easily wiped clean are advised.