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Fortis Medical Assisting Programs in Scranton, PA

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Train to Become a Medical Assistant with an Education at FORTIS College

Want to obtain a medical assistant degree or diploma? Fortis offers a Medical Assisting (Associate in Specialized Technology Degree) program at our Scranton, Pennsylvania campus!

Medical assistants perform routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices and clinics of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, and optometrists running smoothly. Fortis offers a medical assisting program designed to provide you with knowledge and skills necessary for entry-level employment as a medical assistant in a medical office or clinic, with skills in office administration, computer, and clinical areas.

This is a hybrid program, which means that the majority of the program is taken at the campus and several courses within the program (less than 50% of the program) are taken online. The program’s blend of on campus and online courses allows students to experience all the support and services our school has to offer as well the flexibility and convenience of online classes.*

The demand for medical assistants is growing at an exceptional rate and doctors are increasingly relying on medical assistants to help with various patient care needs. Get your medical assistant degree at Fortis by requesting more information today!

*The number of classes taken online varies each term, and some terms in the program may be taught entirely on campus. Speak to one of our admissions representatives for more information.



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