Medical Assistant

Classes Starting:  January 20, 2020

Start your Career Today - Internship in Medical Offices - Gain Experiences  and Training with US.

Pursue your goal of working in the medical industry.  Become a licensed allied health care professional through Career of School NY's Medical Assistant program with internship.  

Medical Assistant Overview

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Course Offerings and Requirements

 

Program Level - Certificate

 

The Medical Assistant Course (with internship) program at Career School of NY consists of 960 hours of study in various related courses.

 

Some of those courses are as follows:

Phlebotomy * Basic Keyboarding for Medical Assisting I * Basic Keyboarding for Medical Assisting II * Electrocardiography * Medical Insurance Billing * Specimen Collection & Laboratory Procedures * Anatomy & Physiology - Part I * Medical Terminology * Career Development * Medical Office Management * Medical Ethics & Liability * Clinical Asepsis Minor Surgery in the Medical Office * Pharmacology * Medical Insurance Billing * Computerized Medical Billing

 

For the Medical Assistant Program, it is required that you have at least a H.S. Diploma or TASC for admission. 

 

Cost of Program and Financing Options

 

Cost  $12,695

 

FINANCIAL AID AVAILABLE

 

On Campus Room & Board: Not Available

 

 

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program assuming normal time to completion.  Note that this information is subject to change.

 

For further cost information, click here.

 

Financial Aid

 

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.  Financing for the program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans.  The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:

 

If Qualified, Federal Grant: $6,195

Private Education Loans: $0

Institutional Financing Plan Available

 

Note: 90% of program graduates used loans to help finance their costs for this program.

 

Please contact Career School NY for more information or click here to be redirected to the FAFSA4caster.

 

CSNY at a glance:

 

Medical Assistant at CSNY is inexpensive compared to others.

Medical Assistant elsewhere on Staten Island - approx. $30,500

Major Savings

 

Schedule of Classes and Completion Rate

 

Day Program – Monday thru Friday – 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Length of Program – 24 weeks plus 6 weeks internship

 

Evening Program - Monday thru Thursday:  5 pm to 10 pm

Length of Program:  36 weeks plus  6 weeks internship

 

Weekend Program:  Saturday & Sunday:  8 am to 6 pm

Length of Program:  36 weeks plus 6 weeks internship

 

 

Completion Rate - Of those that completed the program in 2017-2018, 81% finished in 8 months.

 

Start Dates - Please click here.

 

Job Placement Rates

 

Accreditor Rate - The job placement rate for students who completed this program is 80%.

 

Name of the accrediting agency this placement rate is calculated for:
Council on Occupational Education


Who is included in the calculation of this rate?
All students who completed between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018 are included in this calculation.


What types of jobs were these students placed in?
The job placement rate includes completers hired for: Jobs within the field

Positions that recent completers were hired for include:

Medical Assistants, Pharmacy Technicians, Medical Billing and Coding Technicians


When were the former students employed?
For example: This rate is based on program completers who were employed within 180 days of completion and were employed for at least 13 weeks.


How were completers tracked?
Completer/alumni survey (60% response rate)

 

 

State Rate - The job placement rate for students who completed this program is 80%.

 

Name of the state this placement rate is calculated for:
New York


Who is included in the calculation of this rate?
All students who completed between July 1, 2017 and June 30, 2018 are included in this calculation.


What types of jobs were these students placed in?
The job placement rate includes completers hired for: Jobs within the field

Positions that recent completers were hired for include:

Medical Assistants, Pharmacy Technicians, Medical Billing and Coding Technicians


When were the former students employed?
For example: This rate is based on program completers who were employed within 180 days of completion and were employed for at least 13 weeks.


How were completers tracked?
Completer/alumni survey (60% response rate)

 

Required Texts

 

Medical Assisting Administrative & Clinical Competencies
 

 

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