Medical Assistant Administrative & Clinical



Becoming a Medical Assistant Administrative & Clinical is a worthy goal, and Summit will support each step you take toward that goal. At Summit, our dedicated instructors will encourage and challenge you. Our coursework and externships will help you pursue the proficiency that can elevate your career. We know there are no shortcuts to a fulfilling Medical Assistant career, but we believe your career climb begins here.

As a Medical Assistant Administrative & Clinical, you will guide patients through the treatment process and be an important part of the office management team. Upon completion of the program, you will have skills such as: greeting and directing patients, scheduling appointments, updating and maintaining electronic medical records, taking patients’ heart rate and blood pressure, processing insurance claim forms, and recording patients’ medical histories.


Our professional and committed faculty, small classes, hands-on training, and modern facilities create an environment where your hard work can succeed. Your personal journey will be supported by our flexible scheduling options, free tutoring, and career services. Our Medical Assistant Administrative & Clinical curriculum includes, but is not limited to:

  • Legal and Ethics/The Medical Record
  • Vital Signs and Medical Terminology
  • Microbiology/Minor Surgery Skills
  • Circulatory System
  • Medical Insurance/Coding
  • OB/GYN & Pediatrics
  • Basic Pharmacology and Nutrition

*Courses are currently offered in a format combining Online distance learning and On-campus classes. *Excludes Externship.

Is a Career as a Medical Assistant Right for You?

The fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete, and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for.

No High School diploma? No problem. Learn about our high school completion program.


As a Medical Assistant Administrative & Clinical, you work hand-in-hand with physicians and registered nurses, under their supervision, and the future of the career is very bright. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of Medical Assistant Administrative & Clinical is expected to grow 29% from 2016-2026. This is much faster than the average 7% of all occupations. Demographic shifts also mean an increased need for Medical Assistant Administrative & Clinical. By 2060, the number of Americans over age 65 will more than double from the current 46 million, and an aging population demands additional healthcare providers.

After completion of the program, you will be qualified to work in environments such as: hospitals, physicians’ offices, nursing and residential care facilities, and urgent care centers. No matter how your career journey unfolds, Summit wants to be by your side. Every student’s climb is different, but at Summit you’ll find the support you need to elevate your career.

San Bernardino/Colton

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El Cajon

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Santa Ana

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