Associate in Science, Medical Assisting

Employment of medical assistants is projected to grow 29% from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations. The growth of the aging baby-boom population will continue to increase demand for medical services.* 100% of PTC’s available Medical Assisting graduates are working in this field.**

“The faculty gave me the skills to become a medical assistant, and Career Services provided the opportunity to be hired at a healthcare organization that I love. I’m making a difference in the world.” Heather S., 2015 Medical Assisting graduate, Medical assistant, Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC.

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**Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Medical Assistants, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm

**Showcases graduates from 2018 classes. Data includes those who were available for work and were offered and/or received career search assistance from 1/1/2018-3/28/2019. Includes full-time, part-time, or freelance positions. Visit PTCollege.edu/employmentstats to learn more.


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