Program Goals and Outcomes
Medical Assistant Associate Degree Goals and Outcomes
Penn Foster's online Medical Assistant Associate Degree Program can help prepare students to begin a rewarding career in the medical field. You'll learn the basic skills and first aid necessary to work in doctors' offices, health clinics, and hospitals serving as a guide between patients and their healthcare providers.
To provide students with the concepts and skills to gain employment in an outpatient setting. Students will be prepared to perform administrative and clinical duties under the direction of a physician, mid-level provider, or licensed nurse.