Become a medical assistant and be on the front line of patient care in one of the fastest growing occupations in the healthcare field. As a medical assistant, you will be a central member of the healthcare team.
The Butler Tech Medical Assisting program trains you to take on the variety of important tasks performed by a medical assistant including how to correctly perform both administrative and clinical tasks in the medical office, take medical histories, record vital signs, and explain treatment procedures to patients as well as assist the healthcare provider during medical exams. Additionally, medical assistants may perform basic lab tests, draw blood and give electrocardiograms (EKGs) and understand and demonstrate the knowledge of the legal and ethical aspects of healthcare confidentiality.
Steps for Enrollment
- Complete this Healthcare Program Interest Form or call 513-645-8200 to register to attend a mandatory healthcare information session
- Download this Medical Assisting Enrollment Checklist. This checklist will be reviewed during the Information Session and help you stay on track for enrollment
- Prepare for the WorkKeys Assessment
- Determine your Financial Aid options
Full Time | 900 hours | M – F | 8 am – 3:30 pm
Upcoming classes: Aug. 5, 2019 – Feb. 14, 2020 | Feb. 19, – Aug. 14, 2020
This includes 100 class days and 25 externship days
Tuition $9,000 | Books/Supplies $2,433
Financial aid and scholarships are available to those who qualify.
Industry Recognized Credentials
Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared to take the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) and be credentialed through the American Medical Technologists (AMT).
- Anatomy and physiology
- CPR and first aid
- Medical terminology
- Medical math
- Computer basics
Where Can I Work?
Our Medical Assisting graduates find jobs working closely with physicians and nurses in physician offices, clinics, insurance companies and medical labs.
2018 Median Pay (Bureau of Labor Statistics): $33,610 per year | $16.16 per hour