Medical Assisting

Medical Assisting

Be Someone’s Healing Hands


  • Attend live, interactive classes from anywhere

  • Get certified without leaving your home community

  • Military/veterans benefits up to $18,000 with Blue Ribbon Grant – only at ANU*

Medical Assisting

Start your medical assisting journey in our 100% online associate’s program.

Why train for Medical Assisting at ANU?

  • Clinical & administrative skills make you invaluable to employers
  • Attend live, interactive classes from anywhere
  • Prepare to take the CMAC certification exam
  • Training and externship: Gain the skills you need to start your new career as a Medical Assistant


What You’ll Learn

Upon successful completion of this program and the receipt of your diploma, you will be familiar with:

  • Taking patients’ vital signs
  • Collecting laboratory specimens
  • Performing routine tests such as electrocardiography (EKG)
  • Administering therapeutic injections and vaccinations
  • Performing first aid and CPR

Administrative Medical Assisting – Associate Program 100% Online

This program is great for students interested in a healthcare career that’s not directly involved in patient care. Learn administrative skills such as billing and coding procedures, office functions, and healthcare laws.

American National University’s Associate of Science degree program in Administrative Medical Assisting will prepare you for a variety of entry-level positions in the fast-growing medical field.

Your program also includes intensive preparation for the National Certified Medical Office Assistant examination, administered by the National Center for Competency Testing. Upon successful completion of the exam, you will earn the industry standard NCMOA credential.

Medical Assisting and Administrative Medical Assisting can be earned as a certificate for those who already have an associate’s degree.