Meet Char: A Graduate of Dorsey’s Medical Assistant Training Program
The best part of the Medical Assistant Program at Dorsey was definitely the one-on-one, hands-on academics that you get as well as the teachers who were very helpful and supportive. It’s a year program – it flies by. It’s fast.
The teachers are always there for you. It’s fun, it’s a very fun course because you get all of the hands-on training. All of the hard work that I put in was definitely worth it because now I’m creating a better life for myself. I got a job right away when I graduated. It was less than a week and I…I got employed! So, I’m definitely satisfied.
About Dorsey’s Medical Assistant Training
The Medical Assistant Training Program at Dorsey could be the bridge that connects you to the chance of working side by side with doctors and patients in need. In our Medical Assistant Training Program, you have the opportunity to learn a unique combination of specialized skills that are necessary for employment in a medical office, clinic, hospital, or another healthcare facility. Graduates who complete this specialized training from Dorsey’s Medical Assistant Training Program may go on to further advancement in the medical field, by way of becoming a certified Medical Assistant. Dorsey will pay the cost one time for graduates of this program to challenge a certification exam as selected by Dorsey Schools, contingent upon the graduate meeting Dorsey Schools exam preparation requirements.
Medical Assistant Career Outlook
Graduates with medical assistant training can enjoy a wide range of job opportunities because this is a fast-growing, in-demand profession. Typical job responsibilities include a variety of tasks, such as supporting doctors and nurses in keeping the practice’s operations running smoothly and on schedule. Medical assistants also regularly perform administrative duties, such as filing medical records, scheduling appointments, and arranging hospital procedures. Jobs in this field are most commonly found in hospitals, clinics, private practices, and other healthcare facilities.
The Medical Assistant Diploma Program is offered at the following Dorsey Schools campus locations:
- Dearborn, MI
- Lansing, MI
- Madison Heights, MI
- Roseville, MI
- Saginaw, MI
- Southgate, MI
- Waterford-Pontiac, MI
- Wayne-Westland, MI
Interested in learning more about Dorsey’s Medical Assistant Training Program? Read our blog posts about Medical Assistants here:
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- What’s the Difference Between a Patient Care Tech vs Medical Assistant?
Medical Assistant Program – Gainful Employment Disclosures
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