Programs of Study

Medical Assistant

Certificate  |  Graduation Requirements: 34 credits

SUNY Sullivan’s 1-year certificate programs will lead to quality short-term credentials that make it possible to upskill in your current job, or  pursue better career prospects. NY State Tuition Assistance Program financial aid is available for part-time study (min. of 6 credits required), so don't get passed over and miss out on your chance for a good job by being under-qualified.

Program Summary:

The Medical Assistant Certificate prepares individuals for work in doctors’ offices, medical centers, clinics and other health care facilities.

Students will learn how to perform routine administrative and clinical tasks which allow these facilities to run efficiently. Students will study medical office administration and procedures as well as acquire the more specialized medical knowledge and skills needed to assist with many facets of patient care.

The program culminates with the Medical Assisting Externship where students have the opportunity to apply their knowledge in a clinical setting.

NEW: Weekend classes are now available!
Both classes are required for the AAS program and count toward the Certificate:
MED 1111 02HB Saturday 9:00AM – 10:20AM
MED 1825 02HB Saturday 11:00AM – 12:20PM

Intro to Anatomy & Physiology/Lab
The Administrative Medical Assistant
Medical Assisting II & Lab
Medical Terminology for Medical Assisting
Physical Fitness & Wellness
Advanced First Aid & CPR
Medical Assisting II & Lab
Basic Phlebotomy/EKG
Phlebotomy Lab for Med Assist
Basic Pharmacology
Health Care Law & Ethics
Medical Assistant Externship

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Interested in Transferring to a SUNY 4-year college?

Check out SUNY’s Course Equivalencies to find out what and how courses will transfer.

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