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Are you people-oriented, patient and willing to serve patients when they’re not at their best? Are you thorough, attentive to detail and able to manage time and stress? Would you like to work in a medical setting but aren’t sure how or where to start? El Centro College offers one of the few accredited Medical Assisting programs for college credit in North Texas.
Are you interested in a career in medical assisting?
With an increasing number of medical facilities, technological advancements and aging Americans who need medical treatment, the job market is thriving for those who enter this health field. Our faculty draw on their knowledge and experience to ensure student success.
“The best part of the Medical Assisting program at El Centro was the teachers. They are so knowledgeable about the subject because they have a lot of experience in the field. And they put you in situations in the classroom that are exactly what you’ll face at work. I picked El Centro’s program because it is so well known, and it really helped my chance of getting a good job.”
Read Juan's story.
This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible.
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Are you interested in medical assisting?