Medical Assistant Technician Diploma (Blended Courses)

Credential Earned

  • Diploma

This curriculum available residentially/online at the following campuses:

Enhance your learning experience by getting the best of our blended / hybrid Ground and Online programs! Complete your interactive assignments Online and come to campus for your labs while connecting face-to-face with your classmates and teacher!

The Medical Assistant Technician Diploma program is designed to prepare students to obtain entry level employment as a Medical Assistant Technician. This program offers students the opportunity to learn the necessary knowledge and skills both in the classroom and in a supervised clinical practice. The students also learn how to prepare patients for various technical examinations such as EKGs and phlebotomy.

Medical Assistant Technician Diploma - Overview

Courses Available Online Available Blended Credits

Class Courses

Yes Yes 24

Practice / Labs

No Yes 18

MBC – Concentration Exam Preps

No Yes 4.5

MBC Practicum (Externship = 160 hrs)

NO NO 5.0

  • Externship sites expect you to perform your externship hours as if it is your FULL TIME, 40 Hours per week. Completing 40 Hours a Week will allow you to Graduate On-Time (4 Weeks after Externship Start Date)

The many advances in medical technology are creating a demand for specialized professionals in the field. Medical Assisting Technician and Medical Billing and Coding are two career paths that provide you with a solid opportunity to join the future in the Healthcare field.

Admission Requirements

  • High School Diploma or a recognized equivalent.

Become a Member of the Medical Community in as Little as 44 Weeks

“Healthcare will generate 3 million new wage and salary jobs over the next ten years; 7 of the 20 fastest growing occupations are in healthcare.” – U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Healthcare

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  • Florida Technical College has served the career education needs of its students for more than 35 years
  • FTC is an academic unit of National University College (NUC). NUC is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
  • Bachelor’s, Associate’s and Diploma programs are available in numerous specialties
  • There are seven convenient college campuses in Central and South Florida
  • Flexible class schedules, including Day, Evening, Online, Hybrid, and Blended (part in-class, part online)
  • Small class sizes allow for individualized attention and training
  • Focused learning model. Students complete one class each month
  • Financial Aid is available to those who qualify 
  • Dedicated Career Services Team at each campus to help graduates with their job searches

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Explore if becoming a Medical Assistant Technician is right for you. Request information or call your nearest FTC campus today to speak with a knowledgeable Florida Technical College Admissions Representative!

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