Find a new career path with our medical assistant program.

Baker College Medical Assistant Certificate program is a one year program designed to prepare entry-level medical assistants to assist with clinical and administrative procedures, in medical offices or in other outpatient medical settings, under the direction of a health care provider.

By combining both formal education and practical experience, you will receive the knowledge and skills required to perform patient assessments, administer injections, bill insurance companies and much more. Our courses are designed to ensure you learn the administrative and clinical procedures you will use every day.

After graduation you’ll be prepared with everything you need to take the national certifying exam and earn your Certified Medical Assistant credential.

This is an open enrollment program.

Academic Policies & Requirements 

Certificate - Medical Assistant

Career Facts


Median salary for Medical Assistants


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Median salary for Medical and Health Services Managers

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I chose Baker because they had such a detailed laid out plan for me. It got me working as a nurse and their goal is to see everyone off and working. Baker faculty are very prepared professionals. I felt like they set me up for success.

- Leslie Aldrich, Nurse & Baker Grad
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