- Give injections, perform EKGs and draw blood samples, remove sutures, and administer medication.
- Develop administrative skills, such as medical coding, billing, insurance, and appointment scheduling.
- Work alongside nurses, physicians and allied health professionals in diverse medical settings.
Apply online at tulsatech.edu. Applications can also be obtained in the counseling offices on any of the campuses; at the Career Services Center located on the Memorial Complex; or by calling 918.828.5000.
Prior to the start of the clinical practicum, students must:
Undergo a criminal background check including sex offender registration as required by the Oklahoma Child Care Facilities Licensing Act that requires individuals providing care to children under the age of 18 to be free of any criminal history that would indicate a potential for violent abuse against another person. Information provided on the criminal background check may impact student clinical eligibility.
Provide verification of immunizations through vaccination records, titer (blood test) results, or declination statements. A list of specific immunizations may be obtained through the Health Sciences Center by calling 918-828-1216.
Have a current American Heart Association CPR for the Healthcare Provider card.
Provide transportation to clinical sites.
Adult students must pay a liability insurance fee for clinicals. This fee is charged for each Tulsa Tech fiscal year (July 1st to June 30th).
Adult students must pay a drug screening fee for clinicals. The drug screening is required for all students and will be completed sometime before clinicals.
Adult students must pay a fee to participate in the online immunization tracking system.
Students will be required to maintain a grade of "C" or better in each transcript course in order to be eligible to attend clinicals.
NOTE: Fees associated with the requirements above are included in tuition/fees/books section.
Graduates of this program that are 18 years of age and meet the eligibility requirements established by the American Association of Medical Personnel or the National Center for Competency Testing. May sit for the Registered Medical Assistant examination.
Upon passing this examination, they may use the initials RMA or CMA after their name. Graduates of the program who are 18 years or older are eligible to sit for the Registered Phlebotomist examination.
Tulsa Tech builds partnerships with business and industry in the Tulsa area to find opportunities for work-based experiences and student placement. For more information, contact our Career Placement Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit tulsatech.edu.
- Adult students
- High school seniors
- Basic computer literacy
- In this career major, high school students that do not currently have Medical Terminology and Anatomy & Physiology credit will complete the Basic Medical Assistant career major
Financial assistance is available through several options at Tulsa Tech. For the most up-to-date and complete information on scholarships and grants please visit tulsatech.edu or call 918.828.5000. For federal financial assistance go to: www.fafsa.ed.gov.
Tuition, fees, career majors, courses and hours are subject to change without notice.
All Tulsa Tech students (high school and adult) may have the opportunity to receive college credit upon completion of their program. Our College Relations office will work with students regarding the benefits of Prior Learning Assessments (PLA) toward an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree or a technical college certificate at area colleges. For more details call the College Relations office at 918.828.5000.
Plan of StudyPlan of Study
Who Can Attend?
High School Students/Adults
High School Seniors only @Owasso Campus
H.S. / 1 school year:
August - May
8 - 10:50 A.M. / 12 - 2:50 P.M.
Contact Info Center at 918.828.5000 for start dates.
Clinical Procedures - Part I
Core Medical Terminology
Clinical Procedures - Part II
Introduction to Medical Assisting
Medical Assisting Clinical Experience
Estimated Tuition, Fees and Books
- Estimated Tuition, Lab & Required Fees: $2,520.00*
- Additional Required Costs: $705.18**
High school students are expected to cover exam fee up to $200.00 (NCMA and MCPT)
*High School students living in the Tulsa Tech School district are not charged tuition.
**There may be additional required cost as defined in the program handbook. Tuition, fees, career majors, course and hours are subject to change without notice.
*High school students living in the Tulsa Tech school district are not charged tuition.
**There may be additional required costs as defined in the program handbook. Tuition, fees, career majors, courses and hours are subject to change without notice.
For information concerning working conditions, physical requirements, employment and job outlook please refer to the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH) at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/.
Salary information can be found at The Occupational Information Network (O*NET) Resource Center at http://www.onetonline.org/.
O*NET_SOC Code: 31.9092 and 31.9097