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Northwest Career College is built on the foundations of family and the bonds that bind them. Dr. Kenny and his children have dedicated themselves to the mission of educating students and helping them to succeed in their chosen profession. Once you enter the doors of Northwest, you are family, through and through. Come join the Northwest Family where you’re connected for life.
Since 1997, thousands of students have walked through the doors of Northwest and have gone on to become successful Massage Therapists, Dental Assistants, Medical Assistants, Medical Insurance Specialists and Paralegals. Won’t you join the fine group of Northwest Alumni now serving the community in a variety of professions? Explore Northwest Career College and see where your future can lead. Come tour our campus today!
At Northwest Career College, ours is a student-centered philosophy where students come first. Our open door and open heart approach to education sets us apart from all others. It’s a feeling you get when you first walk in our doors.
Every Alumni is welcome back on the campus of Northwest Career College. We love to hear your successes and share in your life’s progress. The absolute best, though, is when you return to the classroom and speak with our current students. Alumni come-backs always give students that extra bit of inspiration to help them see that their goals are achievable and real.
Northwest Career College has created a beautiful and peaceful testing space for both our students and our visitors to enjoy. We know how important and stressful test taking can be and we want to make your time here a positive one with successful outcomes! Make sure to allow yourself some extra time to arrive early, get settled, grab a drink or a snack from the front and prepare to PASS your exam! We look forward to seeing you on campus and in our testing center. Best of luck to you!
Northwest Career College takes great pride in creating beautiful campus facilities for our students, staff and faculty. We invite all of you to visit our campus in person! But, until you get here, please enjoy a virtual tour of our buildings, program labs and learning centers. We look forward to seeing you on campus!
Medical assistants are fast becoming the core of the US healthcare sector and there are more and more job opportunities opening up to working in this amazing and ever-changing field. Employment for medical assistants is expected to grow 29 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than average for all occupations according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Here at Northwest Career College, we are passionate about giving our medical assistant students with the best possible opportunities, like externships with local healthcare providers and both academic and hands-on training.
If you are considering training as a medical assistant, here is why you should be enrolling at Northwest Career College:
We know you are excited about your new career and are eager to get out and into this growing job market as soon as possible. We also know that everyone’s circumstances are different and that education isn’t a one-size-fits-all proposition.
That why our schedule allows you to attend medical assistant training, care for family and have a balanced life in Las Vegas while advancing towards your new career, while still having the opportunity to graduate in as little as nine months.
All of our instructors are established, seasoned professionals who will help you to learn every aspect of medical assistant at Northwest’s Medical Assistant Program. We also offer a flexible medical assistant class schedule that fits around your life, with day, afternoon and night classes to accommodate your Las Vegas work and family schedule.
In addition to the academic and hands-on training, medical assistant students become familiar with medical billing and insurance processing skills. Additionally, they travel throughout the valley for a variety of informative and interactive field trips. There’s never a dull moment in the medical assistant program.
You can expect to cover aspects of healthcare such as:
The Medical Assistant Program here at Northwest Career College prepares students to work in every type of healthcare facility including clinics, hospitals and surgicenters.
Although you do not have to be licensed in Nevada to be a Medical Assistant, at Northwest we prepare our Medical Assistant students to take their national exams as they move into their professional discipline and our exam pass rate speaks for itself.
We offer each student a laptop for easy internet and online class access, financial aid is available to those who qualify, and we offer flexible schedules to best suit you and your lifestyle. Northwest’s student-centered philosophy means that you come first in our Medical Assistant School in Las Vegas.
Here at Northwest Career College, our student-centered philosophy means that you come first. We offer a flexible schedule so you can care for your family and have a balanced life in Las Vegas while advancing towards your new career. We pride ourselves on being the premier Medical Administrative Assistant Schools in Las Vegas and our established, seasoned instructors offer online and on-campus night classes to accommodate your busy work and family schedule. Call us at (702) 403-1592 to speak to one of our admissions assistants about your new medical administrative assistant career.
Written by: Jenette Ashcraft, N.C.M.A. Allied Health Department Director R.M.A. National Education Center