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Medical & Natural Sciences

Program Description

Medical Assistants are multi-skilled highly trained professionals that accomplish administrative and clinical duties in helping doctors and other licensed professionals. Medical assistants perform many clinical duties including taking medical histories and recording vital signs, preparing patients for examination, and assisting the physician during the examination. They collect and prepare laboratory specimens or perform basic laboratory tests on the premises, sterilize medical instruments, and assist in minor surgical procedures. The administrative duties include answering telephones, updating and filing patients’ medical records, filling out insurance forms, handling correspondence, scheduling appointments, arranging for hospital admission and laboratory services. The profession is the fastest growing profession in the actual job market and is expected to increase steadily in the next 5 years.

Why choose Bramson ORT College's Medical & Natural Sciences Program?

  • Updated technology
  • Fully equipped labs, computers, updated software, and internet access
  • Innovative and engaging teaching methods
  • Cutting-edge industry certified instructors
  • Program of studies tailored to the needs of each individual student
  • Review classes for National Certification and City-wide professional exams
  • Tutoring in academic subjects
  • Flexible schedules available, combining in-class and online courses
  • Exciting internships in the students' field of study
  • High rate of professional placement, with individual job preparation and assistance
  • Job placement assistance
  • Earn Your High School Equivalency at the same time

  • Associate Degrees

  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Medical Assistant

  • Certificates

  • Pharmacy Technician

  • Program Specifics

    Degrees Available
    Associates, Certificate
    Program Length
    63 & 15 semester credits
    Entrance Dates
    Three semesters annually
    Main & Brooklyn Campuses
    Admissions Requirements
    Admission to Bramson ORT's Medical & Natural Sciences Program is open to all students who demonstrate academic preparedness, maturity and seriousness of purpose with backgrounds appropriate to their chosen program of studies.
    Please visit the Admissions Office Site for the complete requirements. High School Diploma or High School Equivalency is required.
    Contact Medical & Natural Sciences Department
    Phone: 877-281-3717
    Email: pharmacy@bramsonort.edu

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