Medical Assisting

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Career Cluster:

Health Science

Exit Requirements:

TABE Read: 10 Math: 10 Lang: 10

Enrollment Open To:

Adult Students and Dual Enroll

Program Start Dates:

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Program application: Medical Assistant Application

Program costs & book list: Medical Assisting Cost List 2017

Program of Study for Medical Assisting

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Medical Assisting Student Contract 2017-2018


St. Augustine Campus

Program Day/Evening:

Monday through Thursday 6-10pm and every other Saturday 7am-5:30pm ; Daytime Practicum for last three courses

What You'll Learn:

  • EKG & phlebotomy
  • Front office duties: scheduling, billing, insurance, transcription
  • HIV/AIDS education
  • Lab procedures
  • Medical terminology


  • Monitoring/preparing patients
  • Respond to medical emergencies
  • Vital signs
  • X-Ray procedures
  • Unpaid Externship

Program Hours:


part time enrollment = 15 months, actual months may change depending on scheduled hours in class

Program Estimated Cost:

$6,459 (Based on Florida Residency Requirements)


OCP Course Number Course Title Course Length
A HSC0003 Basic Healthcare Worker 90 hours
B MEA0002 Introduction to Medical Assisting 250 hours
MEA0501 Medical Office Procedures  75 hours
C MEA0521 Phlebotomist, MA 75 hours
D MEA0543 EKG Aide, MA 75 hours
E MEA0581 Clinical Assisting 230 hours
MEA0530 Pharmacology for Medical Assisting 90 hours
MEA0573 Laboratory Procedures 125 hours
MEA0506 Administrative Office Procedures 90 hours
MEA0942 Practicum Experience 200 Hours

Employment Opportunities:

  • Coding and billing specialist
  • Doctors’ office
  • EKG aide
  • Hospitals
  • Medical office receptionist
  • Medical specialty group practices
  • Outpatient facilities
  • Phlebotomist
  • Walk-in clinics

Industry Certifications:

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Examination (CCMA)




Starting Salaries:

*Based on the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Florida


Instructor or Department Contact Information:

Name: Deonna Mullins

Email: mailto:[email protected]

Phone:  904-547-3484



For gainful employment information please click here.

Name:   April Biles

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 904-547-3471