Information on this page is intended to accompany information featured in the Medical
Assisting program planners.
To access program planners for the Medical Assisting Certificate of Proficiency (COP),
or Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree please see Health Science & Wellness Programs and select the 'Medical Assisting' tab.
As healthcare providers have a duty to protect those under their care, vaccination against several communicable diseases, including COVID-19, is a requirement
for students admitted to a healthcare program at LCC.
For specific degree requirements click the above button. Select the 'Medical Assisting'
tab, then click on the Degree Requirements for the degree or certificate you are interested
Student and Graduate Achievement
Lower Columbia College Medical Assisting Program
Submitted to Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) 04/24/2023
What is a Cohort?
Program Orientation & Advising:
For Medical Assisting Program Information and Advising, please contact Vicky Soladey
via email: email@example.com.
Program Application and Entry Process
The program begins a new cohort of approximately 24 students every year in September.
Applications and related information are available on the Application Forms page.
The same documents are also available in a wall pocket outside of the Nursing and
Allied Health offices located in the Health & Science Building.
Vicky SoladeyProgram Director and Academic Advisor for all Pre-MEDA and MEDA firstname.lastname@example.org(360) 442-2878
Bev YlenProgram Coordinatorbylen@lowercolumbia.edu(360) 442-2860
COP and AAS Options
All graduates will receive the Certificate of Proficiency (COP). Some students will
elect to work on the Associate of Applied Science degree (AAS) also, which is an additional
The entire COP curriculum is included in the AAS curriculum.
We are located on the second floor of the Health & Science Building. Stop by during
regular office hours, or call (360) 442-2860 to make an appointment.
Bev Ylen, Health Programs Coordinator (360) 442-2860 email@example.com
Vicky Soladey, Program Director (360) 442-2878 firstname.lastname@example.org
For initial advising contact the One Stop Center. For subsequent advising contact
Vicky Soladey at email@example.com.