Medical Assistant

Learn more about the program from our alumni, students and faculty.
Learn more about the program from our alumni, students and faculty.

Waubonsee offers the medical assistant certificate at the Aurora Fox Valley Campus during the afternoon and evening. The required externship allows students to gain experience at a local physician's office, clinic or outpatient facility. This program can lead to national certification as a medical assistant. 

TESTING CHANGE

As of January 1, 2016, the PAX-RN (Pre-Admission Exam) will be called the PAX (Pre-Admission Exam).

The Medical Assisting program at Waubonsee Community College has an average retention rate of 85% for the past five years, and there are a number of support services available to students so that they can successfully complete the program.