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Professional Medical Assistant Training in Redding, CA

Are you excited about the idea of making a difference for an entire patient community? You can have an impact on the health of others as a medical assistant, and IOT can help you pursue this career path through our Redding medical assistant training program.

A Community of Learning

From the first day of your IOT learning experience you can explore the real-world aspects of a medical assisting role.

At IOT, your coursework is enhanced by a supportive network of instructors and peers.

Training That Transfers to Your Career

IOT equips you to pursue a certified medical assistant credential as well as entry into the front lines of a variety of health care settings.

Curriculum emphasizes the following skills and knowledge areas:

  • Body structures and functions
  • Medical terminology
  • Technical medical assisting skills
  • Universal precaution techniques

Where can I work?

As a medical assistant you can serve in a wide range of care settings such as:

  • Clinics
  • Hospitals
  • Doctors’ Offices
  • Outpatient Facilities
  • And more!

Hours of Instruction/Program Length

This program is 860 hours and 47.5 quarter credit hours. Classes are held Monday through Thursday for 40 weeks. An Independent Study component is included. See your admissions representative for available class times.

Get Started

If you’re interested in achieving your medical assistant certification in the Redding, Red Bluff, Shasta, Anderson & surrounding areas, you can get started working toward your career goals today at IOT. Request information about our accelerated programs.

Contact Institute of Technology today to learn more about the Professional Medical Assistant program in Redding, CA.

Campus Performance

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 61%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 92%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between March 1, 2014 and February 28, 2015 are included in this calculation. 1.4% of the graduates, (or 1 graduate), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

Program Cost: $15,280.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 47.5 quarter credit hours

Median Federal Loan Amount: $9,400.00
Median Private Loan Amount: $1,892.00
Median Institutional Loan Amount: $0.00

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program across all campuses.

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 65%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 81%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between March 1, 2014 and February 28, 2015 are included in this calculation. 2.4% of the graduates, (or 4 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

BPPE On-time Completion Rate: 32%
BPPE Placement Rate: N/A
Placement Rate Methodology: Because of the change in the Bureau’s reporting regulations, which became effective on July 14, 2016, this institution was not required to collect the data for its 2015 and prior graduates.

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
31-1011 Home Health Aides
31-9092 Medical Assistants
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other
39-9021 Personal Care Aides
43-6013 Medical Secretaries
+ Program Cost

Program Cost: $15,280.00 + Fees, Books, and Supplies
Credit Hours: 47.5 quarter credit hours

Median Federal Loan Amount: $9,400.00
Median Private Loan Amount: $1,892.00
Median Institutional Loan Amount: $0.00

For a breakdown of program costs, view our Tuition and Expenses page.

+ Program Performance

The performance numbers listed here represent the Completion and Placement Rates for this program across all campuses.

ACCSC Graduation Rate: 65%
ACCSC Placement Rate: 81%
Placement Rate Methodology: All students who completed the program and started between March 1, 2014 and February 28, 2015 are included in this calculation. 2.4% of the graduates, (or 4 graduates), have been included in the placement rate calculation, which have been waived for placement for one of the following reasons: death, incarceration, active military service deployment, the onset of a medical condition that prevents employment, or they were an international student who returned to their country of origin, or they continued their education in an accredited institution of higher education (postsecondary) on at least a half-time basis. These waivers have been included in the calculation in compliance with ACCSC Standards of Accreditation for calculating programmatic placement rates.

BPPE On-time Completion Rate: 32%
BPPE Placement Rate: N/A
Placement Rate Methodology: Because of the change in the Bureau’s reporting regulations, which became effective on July 14, 2016, this institution was not required to collect the data for its 2015 and prior graduates.

+ Occupational Outcomes

Graduates of this program are trained for employment in any of the following Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Codes.

SOC Code Occupation
11-9111 Medical and Health Services Managers
29-2012 Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
29-2057 Ophthalmic Medical Technicians
29-2071 Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
31-1011 Home Health Aides
31-9092 Medical Assistants
31-9093 Medical Equipment Preparers
31-9094 Medical Transcriptionists
31-9099 Healthcare Support Workers, All Other
39-9021 Personal Care Aides
43-6013 Medical Secretaries