tmI was excited when I found out about Chancellor's practical nursing program. It has always been my dream of becoming a nurse because I enjoy being an advocate for patients. I fell in love with the flexible scheduling and the state-of-the-art simulation lab.

Wayne Fields, Jr.
Prospective Student

Academic Programs - Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant - Bright Outlook

Course Outline:
  • Occupational Safety, Law & Ethics HIV-AIDS (4 Hours)
  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Electronic Health Records & Administrative Procedures
  • Basic Radiology Procedures
  • Clinical Procedures
  • Basic Medical Laboratory Procedures
  • Pharmacology for Medical Assistants
  • Medical Assistant Clinical Training/Lecture
  • Community Clinical Practicum/ Externship

Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.

Sample of reported job titles: Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), Chiropractor Assistant, Clinical Assistant, Doctor's Assistant, Medical Assistant (MA), Medical Office Assistant, Ophthalmic Technician, Optometric Assistant, Optometric Technician, Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), ER Technician, OR Assistant.

Wages and Employment Trends: National

Median wages (2012)

$14.12 hourly, $29,370 annual

Employment (2012)

561,000 employees

Projected growth (2012-2022)

Much faster than average (22% or higher)

Projected job openings (2012-2022)



  Institutional Licensures

Chancellor Institute is licensed by:
  Florida Commission for
  Independent Education

  Florida Department of Health
  Medical Quality Assurance

  Florida Board of Pharmacy

  Florida Board of Nursing

  Contact Information

For more information, please contact us at the address and telephone number shown, feel free to email us, or send us your comments and questions.

5648 West Atlantic Blvd.
Margate, FL 33063
Office: (954) 532-2680
Fax:    (954) 590-8478
E-mail: info@ichancellor.org