Medical Assistant Certification at DCI in Wilmington, DE
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Dawn Career Institute's Medical Assistant Program.

Employers such as Christiana Care, Union Hospital, Simon Eye Associates, Tri State Foot and Ankle Center, and Delaware Cardiovascular Associates have hired graduates of Dawn Career Institute's Medical Assistant program. Click here to watch a brief but insightful video featuring Alan Levy, a local clinical manager discussing careers in the Medical Assistant field. 

If you’re searching for medical assistant training in Delaware, we invite you to call us at 855-809-4202 or stop by our campus at 3700 Lancaster Pike in Wilmington, DE. We can help you get the hands-on education necessary to pursue employment in this in-demand career field.

The DCI advantage

Since 1976, Dawn Career Institute has been family-owned and operated. We are accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), and in 2011 received the ACCSC School of Excellence Award.

We have full-time Career Services staff on campus who are available to our students and graduates in person, by phone, or email to support them in the pursuit of career opportunities. Your coursework will include resume writing, job search success strategies and job interview techniques.

Our Medical Assistant program includes the technical knowledge needed in areas such as vital signs, electrocardiography, laboratory techniques, billing/coding and medical office procedures. Equally important, we train on the "soft skills" that employers are seeking, such as interpersonal skills, goalsetting, customer relations and stress management. 

Prepare for a rewarding, fast-paced career in healthcare

As a medical assistant, you'll perform duties including clinical and administrative tasks that help medical offices run smoothly:

  • Prepare exam rooms for patients
  • Prepare patients for treatment
  • Measure and record vital signs
  • Assist physicians with minor procedures
  • Collect patient specimens for testing
  • Chart patient medical histories
  • Ensure patient comfort

Diploma program available in the following formats:

>> 30-week day format

>> 30-week evening blended format

>> 30-week online format

Take the next step!

Call 855-809-4202 or click here if you want to learn more about our Medical Assistant classes in Delaware. 

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Growing demand for medical assistants means you can enjoy a great degree of job security and steady earning potential throughout your career. You can work in doctors' offices, hospitals, medical clinics, ambulatory health care offices, state and government clinics, laboratories, and nursing or care facilities.

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Medical Assistant Course at DCI in Wilmington, DE
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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition