Find accredited classroom and online certified medical assisting (CMA) training classes or associate’s degree programs near Tampa. Use the course search application to find your accredited Tampa area school with campus, online or hybrid online medical assisting course options.
Tampa Medical Assistant Schools
All schools listed here are accredited and have financial aid for students who qualify.
Keiser University – Tampa
Southern Technical College – Tampa
American College for Medical Careers – Orlando
Florida Career College – West Palm Beach, Hialeah, Margate, Pembroke Pines & Online
Fortis Institute – Pensacola, Orange Park, Port St. Lucie and Online
Daymar College – Online
There are other schools with online programs, use the search application to sort all options.
What classes will I take in my medical assistant program?
Generally, some things you’ll learn in class on your way to becoming a medical assistant are:
- Biology and anatomy
- Basic patient care
- Communication skills
- Healthcare records and bookkeeping
- Medical insurance basics
- Basic laboratory procedure/protocol
“Salary For Medical Assistants – Medical assistants, on average, earn $30,590 annually. The highest 10% will make an annual salary of $43,880, and those new to the field will earn $22,040.”