Montgomery, AL Medical Assistant Programs
Medical Assistant Programs in Montgomery, AL
At Fortis College in Montgomery, Alabama you can begin training to become a medical assistant and work as an essential member of the healthcare team. The typical responsibilities of a medical assistant include clinical procedures, behind-the-scenes medical office administration and more. At Fortis College you will learn from knowledgeable and experienced faculty as you gain the education and hands-on skills you need to become a valuable member of a healthcare facility.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, medical assisting is one of the top careers in healthcare today. The demand for medical assistants is growing at an exceptional rate and doctors are increasingly relying on medical assistants to help with various patient care needs.
At Fortis, the comprehensive medical assisting curriculum is a balance of traditional classroom instruction and small-group learning, embedded with opportunities for real-world hands-on skill development. As a student at Fortis, you will practice the critical techniques and procedures you need to know while under the supervision of instructors who are committed to helping you achieve the competence and confidence you need.
Learn more about how to begin training for a career as a medical assistant at Fortis in Montgomery, AL. Contact Fortis College today for more information!
Frequently asked questions
Where can I learn more about the career of a Medical Assistant?
To learn more about medical assisting, we suggest you read several of our blog articles including Career Development for Allied Health and Medical Assisting Students, How to Choose Your Medical Assisting Niche, and Medical Assisting: Three Reasons This Might the Career For You.
- How do I apply to the Medical Assisting program at Fortis College in Montgomery?
What can I expect from my instructors and faculty members?
Our instructors are experienced and knowledgeable professionals who truly care about your success. They not only deliver a comprehensive curriculum, they may also share stories about their work as medical assisting professionals to help students learn more about the career they are preparing to enter.
Do you offer financial aid?
Most of our programs are eligible for Title IV funding. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify. During the admissions process you will meet with a Financial Aid Representative who can help you.
Does FORTIS help me find a job after graduation?
At FORTIS, our Career Services professionals are committed to successfully supporting our graduates to secure employment in entry-level positions. Through career development, including professionalism, motivation, resume development, dress for success, interview coaching and the maintenance of ethical standards, we empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.
FORTIS operates a Career Services Center at each campus to assist graduates with career placement. FORTIS provides career placement assistance to our graduates. As graduation approaches, students get the opportunity to meet with the Director of Career Services during their last semester to discuss career services available for their individual job search. As a graduate, you will want employment that reflects your skills, training, and allows for professional growth and development. Career Services is committed to helping you find the right fit for you.
What about after I complete the program? Does Fortis offer job placement assistance?
Yes! Our Career Services department works with every student on their job search. We work as a team to empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.
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Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.