Certificate in Medical Assisting
Point University

Program Details

The online Certificate in Medical Assisting from Point University is a supplemental stepping stone for adults seeking to expand responsibilities in clinical and administrative areas of healthcare.  This program is designed to push students into entry-level careers, or you may choose to apply credits from this program to the Point University AS in medical assisting, and plan to then pursue the BS in healthcare administration.

Online healthcare certificate topics covered include but are not limited to:

  • Ethical practice
  • Medical terminology
  • Systems and procedures

This transfer friendly program prepares students to sit for post-program certificationClass sizes are small and offered in an asynchronous format, designed for the working professional.  Through this healthcare certificate you are prepared for roles in medical administration, doctor’s offices, medical clinics, medical billing, and more.  Work through a well-rounded curriculum with the chance to participate in a clinical externship, and become a safe practitioner with the knowledge employers seek with Point University online.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Point University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score