Medical Assistant, Diploma

EICC's Diploma in Medical Assistant is designed to prepare students for a career as a Certified Medical Assistant.

National Certification

The Medical Assistant program prepares students to sit for National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) Medical Assistant Certification Exam. Student taking an extra, optional course are also eligible to sit for the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) Exam. The Medical Assistant program meets the educational prerequisite to sitting for the exams. 

State Licensure

Medical assisting is not typically a state licensed or registered profession. This means that while most employers require or prefer a recognized certification, medical assistants may not need specific credentials to practice in the field.

EICC makes every effort to verify the information provided on requirements for licensure is accurate and up-to-date, however, these requirements are subject to change at any time.