The Medical Assisting Program (MDA) offers numerous program options including a Certificate program or an Associate Degree program. Both clinical and administrative skills are included in the course work. Upon successful completion of the Medical Assisting Certificate program, students are eligible to sit for the American Association of Medical Assistant (AAMA) certification exam. OCC students have had a 100% success rate on this exam from 2001 to present.
Individual certificates of achievement are also offered. Each option offers students marketable skills in many health care professions.
Oakland Community College Medical Assisting Program is affiliated with area health care systems that offer tuition free apprenticeship programs.