The Medical Assistant program is designed to prepare students to assist with administrative functions of the Medical Office. Students successfully completing this program will be able to perform the administrative tasks of a medical receptionist including registering new patients, using proper telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, filing medical records, and typing medical reports during the first semester. Laboratory skills including phlebotomy, ECG technician, basics of Radiology, sterile technique, handling laboratory specimens, medication administration, proper dosage calculations, emergency procedures, and first aid will be taught.


Montrose & Gunnison


Upcoming Dates

  • August 2023

Time (Delta, In-seat)

  • Monday – Friday
  • Morning: 8:00am-11:35am

Time (Montrose, Online/Hybrid)

  • Tuesday & Thursday
  • 5:00pm-9:00pm (on campus hours)
  • Online session times will be discussed at the beginning of this program.

Time (Gunnison, Online/Hybrid)

  • Monday & Friday
  • 1:00pm-3:30pm (on campus hours)
  • Online session times will be discussed at the beginning of this program.


  • $4902.00*
  • * approximate cost, not including assessment and state testing fees; subject to change

Program Information

  • Medical Assistant is a 30.5 credit, 607.5 hour program
  • Medical Assistant is 2 semesters

Department Faculty

  • Paula Trickel (Program Coordinator)

How to Apply

  1. Complete TCR application
  2. Background Check
  3. Medical Assistant Registration Packet
  4. Send a copy of your Drivers License to admissions@tcr.edu
  5. Request Official High school and College Transcripts to be sent to admissions@tcr.edu

Additional Tools

  1. Medical Assistant Application Checklist
  2. Immunizations & Vaccine
  3. MA Course Descriptions

High School Students

This program is available to high school students. For more information click here https://tcr.edu/high-school-concurrent-enrollment/

Available at these campuses

  • Main Campus (In-Seat)
    1765 US-50
    Delta, CO 81416
  • PIC Place (Online/Hybrid)
    87 Merchant Dr
    Montrose, CO 81401
  • Gunnison (Online Hybrid)

Booklist & Agreement

To be Posted