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Application Process

Contact

Kaylene Herman
Academic Advisor
kherman@cgcc.edu, (541) 308-8214

Program Details

  • Students are required to enroll in the program full time.
  • There are 16 seats available each year.
  • Program begins in fall term.

Admissions Requirements

  • Completion of all program prerequisites and supporting coursework with a letter grade of "C" or better. The required prerequisites must be completed within the past five years.
  • Submission of official (unopened) college transcripts for all courses that are to be considered in the awarding of points demonstrating a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or greater. A transcript for all classes taken at CGCC will be produced by Student Services and placed in your application packet; however, you must indicate CGCC on the application form as one of the colleges attended. If you are a CGCC student and have taken classes at Portland Community College (PCC) since summer 2005, you must request an official transcript from PCC.
  • Completion of all required forms, including CGCC Admissions form. A checklist of required documents is provided as part of the application packet.
  • Attendance at Medical Assisting Orientation.
  • Students must have transportation to clinical facilities throughout the Mid-Columbia region for the clinical experiences.

Immunization Requirements

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  • Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis)
  • MMR (measles [rubeola], mumps, rubella)
  • Varicella (aka VZV)
  • Hepatitis B
  • Influenza - Seasonal. Required only if attending hospital/clinic -based clinical in fall term unless otherwise stated.

Medical Assisting Admissions Application (2014-15)

Student must apply to the medical assisting program by filling out the forms in the Medical Assisting Admissions Application Packet.