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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

Medical Assistant Program

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The Medical Assistant Program prepares students to work in the health care field as assistants to physicians and other professionals in a variety of ambulatory care settings. The responsibilities of a medical assistant include administrative and clinical duties. The College's program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education under recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board.  


Program Options


Program Outcomes*

Delaware County Community College currently offers both a Certificate of Proficiency and an Associate of Applied Science in Medical Assistant. Student Surveys collected in our most recent annual report demonstrates 100% graduate satisfaction.

  Retention
2018
Job Placement
2018
Exam Participation
2018
Associate Degree 100% 73% 100%
  Retention
2018
Exam Participation
2018
Exam Passage
2018
Certificate 100% 100% 87%

*These program outcomes reflect data from 2018 and is based on the most recent annual report (2020) submitted to the Medical Assistant Review Board and the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Programs.