Medical Assistant in Connecticut
over 20% growth in Medical Assistant opportunities*
Changes in Managed Healthcare and the expansion of private group practices require well-trained Medical Assistants with advanced clinical, lab, and administrative skills. The demand is especially great in Connecticut, which projects job growth of more than 20% in the field over the next 10 years*. Connecticut also ranks in the top 10 states nationwide for average Medical Assistant pay rates. Train at our Medical Assistant schools in Connecticut to enter a field where you’ll be in demand and can earn an excellent living.
Our campuses in New Britain and Shelton offer Medical Assistant training programs that prepare you to sit for the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) exam. After passing the exam, you’ll be eligible to pursue entry-level positions as Office Medical Assistants, EKG Technicians, or Unit/Ward Clerks in hospitals.
At Lincoln Tech’s Medical Assistant schools, training includes a “virtual medical course,” as well as a 180-hour clinical externship for valuable real-world experience before you graduate.
Medical assistant training includes instruction in:
- Anatomy and physiology
- Health administration
- Electronic records management
- Preparing for licensing exams
Learn more about how our Connecticut Medical Assistant schools can help you begin a career that’s patient-focused, flexible, and rewarding. Call to schedule a tour or request more information today.
Programs vary by campus.