Nashville College of Medical Careers
Career Opportunities for trained health care personnel have never been better! This is a career field where you can feel good about what you do. At the end of each workday, you will know that you made a difference in someone's life. Isn't that good feeling worth pursuing?
The Medical Assistant Program prepares the student to become a reliable and efficient individual in a wide variety of duties.
Versatility and ingenuity based on a broad knowledge of a combination of easily recognized job specialties, such as receptionist, secretary, lab assistant, office nurse, bookkeeper and medical office manager, are the main focus of this program. Therefore, the major objective is to provide specialized training in anatomy, terminology, nursing, clinical laboratory, and office management to train a medical assistant of quality and increasing value to the physician employer, and to the individuals seeking medical attention.
We think so!That's why we strive for excellence in all phases of the students' training experience – from the admissions office through the hands-on learning, right on to assisting the student with job placement! We measure our success by our student's success. We are here for you every step of the way!
Employment in health care is expected to grow much faster than the average for all occupations through the year 2015 as the health services industry expands because of technological advances in medicine, and a growing and aging population. It is one of the fastest growing occupations.
Program Level - Undergraduate Certificate
Program Length - 36 weeks
How much will this program cost me?*
Tuition and fees: $13, 600
Books and supplies: $610
On-campus room & board: Not Offered
*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.
What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?
Financing for this 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:
Federal loans: $6, 700
Private education loans: 0
Institutional financing plan: $3, 200
* Less than 10 graduates received loans. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the loan recipients.
The school has elected to provide the following additional information: XX% of program graduates used loans to help finance their costs for this program.
How long will it take me to complete this program?
The program is designed to take 9 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2012-2013, %100 finished in 9 months.
*Less than 10 students completed this program in 2012-13. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
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What college is a reach and safety medical school in/near Nashville, Tennessee?
reach- A reach school is a college that you have a CHANCE of getting into, but your test scores, class rank and / or high school grades are a bit on the low side when you look at the school's profile.
safety- a college that you will almost CERTAINLY get into because your test scores, class rank and / or high school grades are well above average when you look at the school's profile.
Your high school grades are not considered when applying to medical school; only college grades.
What is the address and zip code for Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN?
Meharry Medical College is located on 1005 Dr. D.B. Todd Jr. Blvd, Nashville, TN? - (615) 327-6111?. !