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Allied Health-Clinical Medical Assistant

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FEEL GOOD by helping patients!

Do you feel good when you help others? Do feel good when others ask for your guidance and assistance? Would you like to work with other professionals providing health care to patients?

If you answered YES to these questions, Pennsylvania Institute of Technology's Allied Health – Clinical Medical Assistant degree program is for YOU!
What is Allied Health – Clinical Medical Assistant?
This degree program prepares graduates for direct patient care positions working side by side with a physician or other health care professionals.

Additionally, this degree program prepares students for CAREER ADVANCEMENT by including courses in communications, biology, chemistry, mathematics, computer applications, humanities, and the social sciences.
Allied Health – Clinical Medical Assistants work in the following:
  • Physicians’ offices
  • Physicians’ groups
  • EKG and Phlebotomy testing facilities
  • Surgical centers
  • Urgent care clinics
  • Medical laboratories
  • Home healthcare
Where can I go after I earn my Allied Health – Clinical Medical Assistant degree?
After earning your degree, you are prepared to start work immediately. P.I.T. also has transfer agreements with a number of colleges and universities in the area. These agreements enable you to transfer your college credits earned at P.I.T. and complete a bachelor degree at one of these educational partners. P.I.T. will prepare you for the next step that’s right for YOU!
Why choose P.I.T. for your Allied Health – Clinical Medical Assistant degree?
  1. Earn an associate degree with a clinical medical component
    Our Allied Health – Clinical Medical Assistant degree provides you with clinical medical skills, prepares you to take a nationwide certification examination, and includes an array of other courses that prepare you for career advancement.

  2. Choice of externship or internship opportunities
    You will have the opportunity to practice your skills at the site of a health care provider or at P.I.T. using simulations and other students as patients.

  3. Experienced Instructors
    Our instructors either come from a real world background or still hold positions in the health care field. They share their working knowledge to better prepare our students to enter the workplace.

  4. YOUR SUCCESS is our success
    Our faculty and staff are dedicated to your success. Graduates tell us that everyone at P.I.T. ensured that they were successful.

  5. Intimate Learning Environment and Family Atmosphere
    Our instructors know each student on a first name basis. Smaller class sizes allow us to focus on each student’s individual strengths and areas to improve.

  6. Parallel Learning
    P.I.T.’s unique “parallel learning” approach saves time and money for our students. We offer skill strengthening and degree classes at the same time, fast-tracking students to a degree.

  7. Flexibility
    Our flexible course schedules are ideal for students balancing work, family, and school.

  8. Free tutoring
    Scheduled tutoring from both instructors and honor students is available to ALL P.I.T. students, free of charge.

  9. Portfolio Building and Interview Coaching
    The value of a P.I.T. education extends beyond the classroom! Our instructors work hard to prepare graduates through portfolio building and interview coaching.

  10. New Opportunities
    The Allied Health – Clinical Medical Assistant associate degree prepares you for an immediate job, and the college credits earned at P.I.T. count towards earning a bachelor degree or beyond at one of our partner colleges or universities.

P.I.T. is an independent, not-for-profit, degree granting college, accredited by Middle States*
* Middle States Commission on Higher Education. 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267)-284-5000