Linn-Benton Community College offers a 57-credit Medical Assistant Program.
Our Medical Assistant Program uses a “cohort model” of delivery. This means that our students start the program together, learn together, and graduate together.
The Medical Assistant Program starts Fall term, and consists of four terms of full-time study, with students attaining a Certificate of Medical Assisting at the end of Summer term.
The Linn-Benton Community College Medical Assistant Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Educational Review Board (MAERB).
Students who successfully complete our Medical Assistant Program are eligible to take the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) National Credentialing Exam, as well as other National Exam opportunities.