• "Get There Faster"
    Earn an Industry Certification and your GED®

    If you are enrolled in the Adult Career Center's GED® program OR our English Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) program, you could be eligible to participate in our Integrated Education and Training Program (IET). It is designed to help students go “farther-faster” as they prepare for and obtain a GED® diploma while simultaneously being enrolled in a Charlotte Technical College training program.  IET provides adult learners with a broad range of academic and advising support while earning industry-recognized credentials on a career pathway Interested students must qualify and meet entry requirements.  

    Currently, we offer a Registered Medical Assistant program at Charlotte Technical College for our Adult Career Center learners. Tuition Scholarships are available for qualified students.

    Attend one of our Virtual Information Sessions to learn more about our IET Programs and schedule an appointment with the Adult Education Program Manager, Lee Ann Gunning.  

    Medical Assisting

    Get your GED® while earning your Medical Assisting certificate!  All in less than a year!  

    Is it a dream of yours to work in the medical field? We can help you get your GED® and a Medical Assisting diploma in only 10 months! 

    The Adult Career Center and Charlotte Technical College can help prepare you for a rewarding career in health care, shaping you to be an integral part of a dynamic, health-centered team. Upon graduation, you’ll be prepared to work in a variety of healthcare settings, performing duties like scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and more. Join this exciting and growing career field.

    CTC's Medical Assisting program is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). Graduates of the program are eligible to take the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) exam given by the American Medical Technologists (AMT).

    Medical Assisting teaches:

    • Basic Health Care Worker
    • Introduction to Medical Assisting
    • Medical Office Procedures
    • Phlebotomist, MA
    • EKG Aide, MA
    • Clinical Assisting
    • Pharmacology for Medical Assisting
    • Laboratory Procedures
    • Administrative Office Procedures
    • Practicum Experience

    Next Available Medical Assisting Program:
    • Classes Start on July 23, 2024
    • Classes meet M-F from 7:30 am to 2:30 pm
    • Registration Deadline is June 6, 2024
    • Medical Assisting Calendar