Medical Assistant Miami Curriculum

Career Profile Medical Assistant

Learn About Cambridge’s Medical Assistant Miami Curriculum

At Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology, we offer a Medical Assistant diploma program for students looking to jumpstart their medical careers. In Miami, we offer flexible online and classroom learning, hands-on training and so much more. Our program gives students the education and training they need for success.

Develop the Skills You Need to Thrive in Medical Assisting

The Medical Assistant diploma program covers a vast range of topics to help you develop the skills you need to thrive in your career in just 36 weeks. Some of these topics include:

  • Radiography
  • Medical assisting
  • Anatomy
  • Administrative procedures
  • Electrocardiography
  • Health basics
  • Phlebotomy
  • Pharmacology

We give students the knowledge necessary to work in a wide range of settings including hospitals, clinics, doctor’s offices and long-term care facilities. However, we go above and beyond by offering additional coursework in radiology, giving students the option to explore other career opportunities and certifications. After successful completion, students are free to seek entry-level employment in the field.

The Many Benefits of Our Medical Assistant Program

From flexible learning environments to professional externships, our Miami location offers many benefits to each of our students including:

  • Unique learning environments: Students take part in classroom lectures, hands-on training and clinical externships in local medical facilities. Students receive hands-on training in the field to prepare them for their career.
  • Preparation for certification: Our curriculum was developed to cover all foundational subjects and meet the standards of various healthcare certification organizations. We help students be successful during their time with us and during their required certification process.
  • Exam prep: Our students who complete the Medical Assistant program successfully are eligible to sit for the CMA, RMA and NCCT national registry and certification exams. We also offer tools and support to successfully prepare for these exams.

Throughout the 36-week Medical Assistant program, students will complete required coursework including:

Course CodeCourse DescriptionClock Hours
HC101Heath Core and Body Systems100
XR101Introduction to Radiography for the Medical Assistant
80
XR102Radiography of the Chest, Upper Extremities & Shoulder70
XR103Radiography of the Lower Extremities, Abdomen & Pelvis70
XR104Radiography of the Skull & Spine
70
MA100Introduction to Medical Assisting20
MA101Administrative Medical Office Procedures80
MA103Anatomy / Physiology / Related Diseases80
MA104Electrocardiography80
MA105Pharmacology/ Medication Administration80
PH101Phlebotomy120
MA106Clinical Procedures100
MA107Medical Assisting Externship200
Total Hours1150
Ready to Start Your Medical Assistant Career in Miami?

The Medical Assistant diploma program at Cambridge College of Healthcare & Technology prepares students in Miami for a successful career. To learn more about the program or to get started today, reach out to us by calling 877-206-4279.