Associate of Science in Medical Assisting
Keiser University

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Keiser University’s Associate of Science online degree in Medical Assisting prepares students to perform medical assisting duties under direction of a physician/practitioner, including preparing examination rooms, taking vital signs, assisting in minor surgical procedures, giving injections, performing venipuncture, assisting in laboratory operations, taking x-rays and administering electrocardiograms.  Medical assistants also learn to function in an administrative capacity, including patient communications, maintaining patient records, billing, scheduling appointments, ordering supplies and processing insurance claims.

Coursework is online and students will also receive practical clinical experience at a health care facility in the student’s community. Medical Assisting students are prepared to take the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) credentialing examination given by American Medical Technologists (AMT). 


Accreditation"See program description."
RequirementsStudents under the age of 21 can contact the school directly.
Delivery FormatThis degree program is available Entirely Online or Traditional On-campus.
Education LevelAssociate