Medical Assisting Degree
The Associate of Applied Sciences degree in Medical Assisting
at Harford Community College is a career program designed
to prepare students for employment as a medical assistant
immediately upon completing the course of studies. A medical assistant
is a multi skilled allied health professional, a member of the health care
delivery team who performs clinical and administrative procedures.
Bureau of Labor Statistics recently announced that the growth of employment
for medical assistants from 2010-2020 is expected to be 31%!!
According to Indeed.com, the current average salary for a medical assistant
University has accepted an articulation agreement with HCC to accept all 64
credits from our degree program!! Continue your education while beginning a
Current Student News
Join the Student Health Association - the next
meeting will be held on Wednesday, March 14 at 4 p.m. in the Library, room
326. Get Involved!
Break - March 24 through March 31, 2013
ends March 22
begins April 1
We will be posting important dates and information here so stay current.
youíre looking for a part-time or full-time position in the health care
field, there are two good sources here on campus: 1.
Your faculty members! We do receive calls and emails from potential
employers looking for medical assistants. Contact us or email us to let us
know youíre interested!
bulletin board in the Student Center. There is a listing of various open
This spring we'll be
launching a new local chapter of the Maryland Society for AAMA (American
Association of Medical Assistants). Join your professional organization now!
Significant membership discounts to students!
As a graduate of the
Medical Assisting Associate of Arts degree you are eligible to sit for the
CMA (AAMA) national certification or the RMA (ABHES) national certifying
Any questions or
comments, contact Laura Preston, Dean of Nursing and Allied Health
at 443-412-2438 or email@example.com.
Interested in Earning a Medical Assisting Degree at HCC?
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and affordable educational opportunities and service's ó including university transfer, career
and continuing education programs. Learn more about our
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