Online Medical Assistant Schools


Why Should I Become a Medical Assistant?

It's no secret that the healthcare industry is growing. As states rushed to keep up with federal standards and requirements, you may find that the job outlook for healthcare professionals continues to improve. Completing your training and getting certified now may give you the chance to build a solid career in a rewarding industry.

Another benefit of training in a medical assisting specialty area is the diversity of training options. Some programs focus on patient care, while others prepare you for administrative positions. There are some online medical assistant programs that concentrate on careers in specific areas, such as a pharmacy, a surgical wing, or a dental office.

Below is a list of the schools we were able to find that offer Medical Assisting programs either completely online, or with minimal visits to campus required. When you request information from the schools below, make sure to check whether you will be required to come to campus at all, and if so, how often.



Online Medical Assistant Schools and Programs:


Featured Online Schools:

Online programs may not be available in all areas

Alabama

Herzing University
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Associate of Science, Medical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assisting Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES

Connecticut

Porter and Chester Institute
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES

Florida

Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA)
Matching Programs: A.S. Medical Billing and Coding, Diploma - Medical Billing & Coding, Diploma - Medical Office & Billing Specialist, Diploma - Pharmacy Technician, Medical Administrative Assistant Diploma, Medical Billing and Coding Diploma, Medical Office and Billing Specialist Diploma, Pharmacy Technician Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma

Georgia

Fortis College
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Associate of Occupational Science, Medical Assistant - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Sanford-Brown College
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES

Iowa

Kaplan University
Matching Programs: A.A.S. in Medical Assisting, Medical Assistant Program, Medical Assisting, Medical Assisting - Associate Degree, Medical Assisting-AAS
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES, CAAHEP

Kentucky

Daymar College Online
Matching Programs: Billing & Coding Specialist - Associates, Medical Assisting - Administrative - Diploma, Pharmacy Technology - Associates, Pharmacy Technology - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ACICS

Minnesota

Dakota County Technical College
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP

Missouri

St. Louis College of Health Careers
Matching Programs: Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting, Medical Assistant - Associate of Applied Science, Medical Assistant - Diploma, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES

New Mexico

Pima Medical Institute
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Certificate
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES

Ohio

Lorain County Community College
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Certificate
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP

Oklahoma

Community Care College
Matching Programs: Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES

Pennsylvania

McCann School of Business & Technology
Matching Programs: Medical Office Assistant - Diploma - Online
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Penn Foster College
Matching Programs: Medical Assisting
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Sanford-Brown Institute
Matching Programs: Associate of Specialized Technology - Medical Assistant Specialist, Medical Assisting - Diploma
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES

South Dakota

Presentation College
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP

Tennessee

Tennessee Technology Center at Knoxville
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant Program
Program Types Offered: Diploma
Programmatic Accreditation: CAAHEP

Texas

Vista College Online
Matching Programs: Medical Insurance Billing and Coding Associate Degree (AAS) - Online, Medical Insurance Billing and Coding Diploma - Online
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree, Diploma

Virginia

ECPI University
Matching Programs: Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assisting, Medical Assisting - Associate of Applied Science
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES
Skyline College
Matching Programs: Medical Assistant - Associate of Applied Science
Program Types Offered: Associate Degree
Programmatic Accreditation: ABHES