Compassionate people who enjoy helping others are great candidates for a Medical Assisting career! Can you see yourself wearing scrubs and a stethoscope, working as part of a medical team?
Medical Assistants work with doctors and other healthcare professionals to provide quality care for patients. They take vital signs, draw blood, and perform lab tests. They also file patients’ medical records, fill out insurance forms, answer telephones, and schedule patient appointments.
Days: 30 Week Program (900 Hours)
Evenings: 75 Week Program, including 13 Week Internship (900 Hours)
30 Credits by US Dept. Of Education Method
31 Credits by ACCSC Method
Employment is expected to grow much faster than average, with excellent job opportunities. Students in the Medical Assistant program learn high demand skills that encourage employers to hire them for entry-level positions in doctors’ offices, urgent care settings and community health centers.
Graduates can begin Medical Assisting careers following short-term training. Students who attend the full-time program five days a week complete in seven months; those attending three nights a week complete in fifteen months.
Classes of only 15-18 students enable Instructors to support individual learning needs. MTTI students practice hands-on skills on actual volunteers in our clinical lab setting. You’ll become a well-rounded clinical and administrative Medical Assistant, with the background to pursue many career paths.
Graduates are eligible* to sit for the Registered Medical Assistant Examination & the Registered Phlebotomy Technician Examination offered by the American Medical Technologists (AMT). The RMA is a highly respected (voluntary) credential, recognized by medical practices throughout the United States. Plus earn additional certificates in EKG (electrocardiography), Electronic Health Records and HIPAA–all as part of your program.
*Please see an Admissions Representative for full qualifying information
The 160-hour Medical Assistant Internship helps students transition from the classroom into the workforce. Students get real life experience, and earn a positive reference for future employment. Students may also receive an offer of employment at the internship site.
Students “shadow” (observe) medical professionals twice during their program to prepare for internships. Sites include physician’s offices, group practices, hospitals and urgent care settings.
Each student receives a Littmann Stethoscope upon documenting training-related employment within 90 days after graduating. The Tool Bonus Policy is outlined in the Student Orientation Booklet. Please see an Admissions Representative for complete details on this tool policy.
MTTI Instructors are highly experienced health care professionals that meet the standards of approval by the Massachusetts Office of Private Occupational School Education (OSE) within the Division of Professional Licensure (DPL) and the ACCSC (the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges.) MTTI Instructors and Staff work together with Career Service Specialists to assist students in pursuing their career goals.
Costs for 2022-2023 tuition, fees and supplies, before any Title IV funding loans are applied are listed on the Consumer Information Page for this program.
To view graduation rates, median debt of graduates completing this program and other important information, please visit the Program Consumer Information page.
MTTI is a family-owned and operated School, that has a main campus located in Seekonk, MA (on the border of Seekonk and East Providence), with an East Providence, RI Campus for the Electrician program.
"MTTI has given me an opportunity to start my life over. This is an awesome school. This school went above and beyond for our program during the pandemic and pushed us to graduate on time."Kelsie Mendoza, 2020 Graduate
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