Information about this exciting field:
STC’s Medical Assisting Program has, for years, provided area clinics, hospitals, and other medical organizations with graduates who have a wide medical knowledge base and the skills to become invaluable team members. Medical assistants are multi-skilled allied health professionals dedicated to assisting with patient care management in an ambulatory care setting, such as physician's offices, clinics of all sizes, and other outpatient facilities. Whether performing administrative or clinical tasks, medical assistants are an important part of any health care setting, and Southeastern Tech’s program can open the door to these opportunities.
Where might I find a job?
Graduates have been employed in physician offices, chiropractor offices, optometrists offices, and specialty physician offices.
Immediately upon graduation, STC graduates have made between $7.25 and $17 per hour.
Licensure Pass Rates
Graduates of several academic programs are requires to pass a licensure exam to practice in the field of study. Southeastern Technical College maintains one of the highest pass rates of students taking licensure exams in the state of Georgia. The information contained in this section is data on first-time test takers of licensure exams. All STC students who did not pass on the first attempt, passed on the second attempt. For more information regarding pass rates of licensure exams, please contact STC at 912-538-3100.