Medical Assistant, Short Course | Online (optional) | American National University | Danville, United States
10 months
275 USD/credit 6875 USD/full
275 USD/credit 6875 USD/full
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The Medical Assistant Certificate at American National University is designed to give students the basic clinical and administrative skills to enter the field of medical assisting.  


The practical and comprehensive coursework will include anatomy, physiology, pharmacology, administering injections, performing EKGs, and venipuncture.

Key Features 

  • American National University’s progressive learning format saves you time and money by allowing you to get into the workforce more quickly while providing you with an opportunity to seamlessly pursue higher levels of academic achievement.
  • The certificate in Medical Assistant from American National University is 100% transferable to the associate’s degree in medical assisting, yet still provides the knowledge and skills necessary to begin earning in as few as 10 months.

Programme Structure

  • The program is characterized by a high degree of hands-on learning, including labs and a comprehensive externship course.  
  • Students who complete the program will be qualified to sit for the RMA (Registered Medical Assistant) exam, administered by the American Medical Technologists (AMT) – a widely respected credential in the field.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 10 months

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25 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for admission
  • Passport
  • Official Transcript   
  • English Proficiency (please provide one of the following)
  • Financial Documents
  • $125 (Application and I-20 processing Fee) – (I-20 issued)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6875 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 275 USD per credit during 10 months.
  • National

    6875 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 275 USD per credit during 10 months.

Living costs for Danville

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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