Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant

The Medical Assistant program is comprised of two modules: Back Office and Front Office. Each module may be taken individually, but you increase your employment opportunities by taking both.

Back Office

In the Medical Assistant Back Office Module you will learn about principles of infection control, diagnostic tests, medications, administering injections and more. Registration for the Back Office Module begins on July 1, 2018.

Front Office

In the Medical Assistant Front Office Module, you will learn secretarial, clerical and reception skills needed to work in the medical front office. Registration for Back Office begins on December 3, 2018.


Front Office - 1 Semester

Back Office - 1 Semester

Class Schedule

Monday & Wednesday, 4:50 - 9:15 PM


Front Office $600

Back Office  $600


Placement Exam - 9th Grade level

Next Start Date**:

Back Office - Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Front Office - January 7, 2019

Placement Exam schedule:

  • Please contact the Imperial Site office at (310) 604-3096 to schedule a Placement Test appointment for the evening program. The exam duration is about 1-½ hours.

Placement Test Location:

Mailing address: 4050 E. Imperial Highway, Lynwood, CA 90262 (@ Lynwood High School)

Look for the Adult School office located in the trailers behind Lynwood High School.

Entrance is located on Harris Avenue, north of the church (11111 Harris Avenue).


Student parking is available in the parking lot of the adjacent church located at 11111 Harris Avenue. (to the left/south of the entrance when facing the school entrance on Harris Avenue).

Click here to read the summary guide about Medical Assistants on the State of California's Employment Development Department's website.

Click here to read more about Medical Assistants on the United States Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook website.

Updated: 01/14/2019; ERB