As the healthcare industry increases, so does the need for qualified medical assistants. Medical assistants have a variety of career roles and responsibilities, which include patient care, personal care services to the elderly, and hospital support. The Monroe College Minor in Medical Assisting strives to give students the exceptional classroom training and real-world experience needed to achieve career success.
Students are taught by experienced hospital administrators, office managers, and healthcare professionals. Our faculty helps them coordinate patient care, effectively multi-task, and develop exceptional communication skills. Students take what they’ve learned in the classroom and apply it to internships in medical facilities, hospitals, and healthcare offices.
Monroe College graduates enter the medical assisting workforce with the skills and experience needed for career success. If you are interested in medical assisting, following are several potential career opportunities to consider: