Medical Assisting Program

Medical Assisting Program


The Medical Assistant Program at Healthcare Training Institute is a 6-month program designed to prepare the student to work in physician offices, outpatient facilities and hospitals among others. Medical Assistants perform routine administrative and clinical tasks within a medical office setting. Medical assistants perform administrative duties the following duties among others:

  • greet and escort patients to exam rooms
  • take vitals of patients
  • update medical records
  • scheduling appointments
  • handling insurance and billing procedures

PROGRAM DETAILS (Estimated cost)

Tuition Only – MA without CNA$9,000
Tuition Only – MA with CNA$9,860
Registration Fees$150
Course Duration6 – 6 1/2 months
 *Estimated Other Charge $500 to $1,500

* Please note additional costs may apply. Tuition rates vary for discounted tuition program, employer or agency-sponsored students.


The Medical Assistant program includes CNA, Phlebotomy, EKG and medical administrative procedures. Students are expected to complete and successfully pass  all required modules including clinical hours to be considered as  program completers.

The Medical Assistant program is a 6-6 1/2 month program depending on schedule (excluding holidays).

No. At this time we don’t offer any federal financial aid.

We work with local organizations and workforce programs that provide assistance to students. You may contact your local Workforce Investment organization for more details. Call us for more information: (815) 254-3738 or email us at