“My experience at Northwest was awesome! I received all of the necessary tools and training to be a medical assistant. I love my job working at an internal medicine office. Thank you Northwest for all you’ve done for me.”
Julie Jensen – Medical Assisting Graduate

Medical Assistant School in Las Vegas

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Medical assistant in training
Medical assistant in training

Why Medical Assisting at Northwest Career College?

Icon Graduate in as little as 9 months

Northwest’s schedule allows you to attend medical assisting training, care for family and have a balanced life in Las Vegas while advancing towards your new career.

Icon Students are our priority

Northwest’s student-centered philosophy means that you come first in our Medical Assistant School in Las Vegas.

Icon 88% national exam pass rate

Although you do not have to be licensed in Nevada to be a Medical Assistant, at Northwest we prepare our Medical Assisting students to take their national exams as they move into their professional discipline.

Icon Hands-on instruction in all facets of Medical Assisting

You will work with established, seasoned instructors to learn every aspect of Medical Assisting at Northwest’s Medical Assisting Program Las Vegas.

Icon Flexible Medical Assisting class schedules that fit your life

Northwest offers day, afternoon and night classes to accommodate your Las Vegas work and family schedule.

Icon Work on your own laptop for exceptional training

Each student is provided a laptop for easy internet and online class access.

Icon Committed job placement team on campus

Northwest’s Career Services team works with you to help you find the best medical assisting employment opportunity that fits your needs.

Icon Financial aid is available to those who qualify

Medical Assistant Training at Northwest

Medical Assisting

Are you ready to start your new career? It takes just 5 minutes.

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Call (702) 254-7577 or fill out the form below.

  • Love what you do
  • Get hands-on training
  • Work in hospitals
  • Lifetime Career Assistance
  • Make good money
  • Day or night classes
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Our School Code: 038385

"I really enjoyed the Medical Assisting Las Vegas course here at Northwest. I had a great teacher and the hands-on lab was a wonderful experience that prepared us for our new career"

Nicole Wysocki Tucker-
Medical Assisting Graduate


“I really enjoyed having such a great teacher. My favorite part of class was all of the hands-on lab time in class. Thank you Northwest for my new career!”

Nadine Marron-
Medical Assisting Graduate


I highly recommend Northwest to anyone interested in Medical Assisting. I got a great extern site and I was 100% prepared for the national certification exam."

Rhoda Shields-
Medical Assisting Graduate

Hands-On Morning, Afternoon & Evening Classes - Blended With Online Training
Lifetime Job Place Assistance

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Medican Assisting

Why Medical Assisting?

As an RMA, most importantly you are working with a team of medical professionals to help patients achieve maximum overall health. The high degree of interaction between MAs and patients results in a great deal of personal satisfaction in helping people in need.

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High Demand Career

Employment for Medical Assistants is expected to grow 29 percent from 2016 to 2026, faster than average for all occupations according to the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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A Great Life

On average, a Medical Assistant earns between $36,310 to $47,250 a year with more than half of working Medical Assistants earning far more according to the United States Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Putting Superior Training First

The Medical Assisting Program at Northwest Career College prepares students to work in every type of healthcare facility including clinics, hospitals and surgi-centers.

In addition to the academic and hands-on training, Medical Assisting 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 Assisting Program.

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For more information about your new Medical Assisting career, contact the admissions office:

C: (702) 254-7577

E: admissions@northwestcareercollege.edu





Tuition, Fees and Financial Aid

Medical Assisting Total Cost Breakdown (US DOE CIP CODE: 51.0801)
Term 1
Tuition $5,827.50
Registration Fee $100.00
Laptop $350.00
Class and Clinic Uniform $125.00
Educational Materials & References $150.00
Equipment & Supplies $190.00
Technology Fee $105.00
Administrative Fee $375.00
Total $7,222.50
Term 2
Tuition $5,827.50
Educational Materials & References $150.00
Equipment & Supplies $190.00
Technology Fee $105.00
Administrative Fee $375.00
Certification Exam $120.00
Total $6,767.50
Total Amount: $13,990.00

For information about Student Aid available for Northwest Career College, please visit our Financial Aid page located under Student Services tab.

More Information about the Profession

For more information about the Medical Assisting profession (SOC 31-9092) Click Here to review the Summary Report for Medical Assistants at O*Net Online

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