Medical Assisting Schools in South Houston, TX
Medical Assisting Programs in South Houston, TX
Learn the clinical and administrative tasks to help keep medical offices and clinics running smoothly. Train to become a vital member of a functioning healthcare team.
Join Fortis’s Medical Assisting program and begin training to pursue a career in healthcare as a medical assistant. Medical assistants perform routine administrative and clinical tasks that keep the offices and clinics of physicians and other healthcare provider running smoothly.
As a student at Fortis, you will learn from experienced and dedicated professionals who are committed to helping you reach your educational goals. Small class sizes, learning resources and hands-on skill development are combined with a comprehensive curriculum to that helps students develop the competence and confidence to pursue an entry level position as a medical assistant.
Medical assistants provide direct patient care as well as support administrative operations. Students at Fortis learn office administration, computer operations and clinical skills.
The demand for medical assistants is growing and doctors are increasingly relying on medical assistants to help with various patient care and administrative needs.
Contact Fortis today for more information on our medical assisting program!
Frequently asked questions
Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.
Where can I learn more about the career of a Medical Assistant?
To learn more about the field of Medical Assisting, we suggest reading several of our blog articles including How to Choose Your Medical Assisting Niche, Medical Assisting: Three Reasons This Might be the Career For You!, and Medical Assistants Share Secrets of Talking to Patients.
- How do I apply to the Medical Assisting program at Fortis Institute in Houston?
What can I expect from my instructors and faculty members?
Our instructors are experienced and knowledgeable professionals who truly care about your success. They not only deliver a comprehensive curriculum, but they may also share stories about their work as Medical Assistants to help students learn more about the career they are preparing to enter.
Do you offer financial aid?
Most of our programs are eligible for Title IV funding. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify. During the admissions process you will meet with a Financial Aid Representative who can help you.
What about after I complete the program? Does Fortis offer job placement assistance?
Yes! Our Career Services department works with every student on their job search. We work as a team to empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.
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