Charter Institute – A Division of Charter College – is now offering career training in the medical assistant field to residents of San Juan County in Farmington, New Mexico.
A great way to break into the medical field, the program takes just 10 months to complete an is designed to meet the needs of busy working adults. With our innovative Blended Learning curriculum, students attend two days a week for hands-on learning in the lab complete the rest of their studies online. This flexible schedule allows students to manage families, work and other obligations while furthering their career opportunities. Students enjoy additional savings from not having a daily school commute.
Our medical assistant labs are designed with industry-current equipment, offering students a glimpse at a realistic working environment and the ability to gain experience that simulates the healthcare workplace. Instruction is provided by those with experience in the field. Prior to graduation, students also complete an externship in a hospital, clinic, or physician office to gain additional work experience.
For those looking for an entry level medical career, Charter Institute Farmington offers a supportive environment in which to learn and develop the valuable skills you need to get ahead. Teachers provide students with individualized attention, and small class sizes help ensure student success.