Health Program

 Medical Assisting Technology

A Medical Assistant is a valuable member of the healthcare team. They perform daily administrative tasks as well as assisting in minor clinical procedures to keep doctor's offices, hospitals, clinics and other healthcare facilities running smoothly. According to the United States Department of Labor, the Medical Assistant profession is expected to be one of the fastest growing occupations over the next ten years.

 

In our program, you can complete certificate programs in Certified Medical Assisting as well as complete the two-year associate degree program. Graduates of the CMA certificate option and AAS graduates are eligible to take the national certification examination. Through the AAMA and/or AMT.

 

For More Information contact:

Andrea Ceron

Program Coordinator

Rio Grande Campus
aceron1@epcc.edu

Room #B300B

Phone(915) 831-4139

 

 Information

Salary Range
El Paso: $25,599 - $29,970
State of TX: $30,421 - $35,616

Career Ladder Mobility
CMA, A.A.S

Duration of program
Certificate: 3 semesters
A.A.S: 2 years

Course Syllabi
Search by Course Prefix: MDCA


 Program Information Guide

Medical_Assisting_Technology.pdfMedical_Assisting_Technology

 2016 Annual Report MAERB:

The 2016 Annual Report MAERB reflects that for the 5 year weighted average, 100% of Employers expressed Satisfaction with the preparation of graduates of the medical assisting program.


Year Employer Satisfaction

>=80%

2015

100.00%

2014

100.00%

2013

100.00%

2012

100.00%

2011

100.00%

Year Graduate Satisfaction

>=80%

2015

100.00%

2014

100.00%

2013

100.00%

2012

100.00%

2011

100.00%


The 2016 Annual Report MAERB reflects that for the 5 year weighted average, 100% of graduates were expressed satisfaction with the program outcomes.

Year Graduate Satisfaction


The 2016 Annual Report MAERB reflects that for the 5 year weighted average, 100% of graduates were expressed satisfaction with the program outcomes.

Year Graduate Satisfaction


Cohort Year
2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

>=80% Threshold
100.00%

100.00%

100.00%

100.00%

100.00%