Our Mission

We are committed to preparing students to meet the educational requirements for Washington State's MA-C credential, and for national testing at the highest standard.

Located on the second floor of the Health & Science Building. Stop by during regular office hours, or call (360) 442-2860

  The application deadline for the Medical Assisting Program has been extended until all seats have been filled for the 2024-2025 cohort beginning Fall 2024.  Please contact Vicky Soladey for further information.

 Medical Assisting Programs:

Our Accreditation

The Lower Columbia College Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

Eligibility for Medical Assistant Licensure

The Medical Assisting Program at Lower Columbia College is known to meet the state education requirements for a Medical Assistant - Certified license in the state of Washington.  Lower Columbia College has not determined if the medical assisting program meets the state education requirements of any other state.  Those seeking Medical Assistant licensure in any state outside of Washington are advised to contact the state regulatory agency for the state in which this information is needed.