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Medical Assisting

You picture yourself working in the medical field, but you're just not sure which career path is right for you.

A medical assisting position can be a great way to get your feet wet and help determine which specialty area in allied health interests you most. Medical Assistants are hands-on health workers working alongside doctors, PA's, NP's, and other medical professional in areas ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics.

At Harford Community College, we offer a medical assisting degree and certificate program that can prepare you for work in one of the fastest-growing careers in allied health.

The medical assisting program at Harford Community College has a five-year average of 76.7% for job placement for years 2018-2022.

The result of assessment outcomes is in accordance with the 2022 Standards and Guidelines for the Accreditation of Education Programs in Medical Assisting, Standard V.A.4.

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). 
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Harford's small, student-centered, and flexible learning class options are the ideal learning environment for your medical assistant studies.



With a degree or certificate in medical assisting at Harford, you can prepare for work in the medical field helping those in ambulatory healthcare settings. You can also transfer to a four-year institution to complete your bachelor's degree while gaining foundational knowledge to prepare for a career in allied health.

Potential Careers
  • Clinical Medical Assistant 
  • Medical Office Assistant 
  • EKG Technician 
  • Phlebotomy Technician 
  • Coding Specialist 
  • Billing Specialist 
  • Claims Examiner 
  • Adjuster Processor 
  • Medical Office Manager 


You've taken your first step into a larger world of possibility for you and your future. Now is the time! Reach out and apply, request more information, or visit our campus.