Medical Assistant Program

Your Career in Healthcare Starts Here!

Become a Medical Assistant in 12 months

Information Session

January 25
5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Learn more about this exciting program and what steps you need to take to submit a successful application, finish the program, and get hired.

  • The four-quarter program includes 68 units of coursework and 200 hours of clinical internship hours.
  • Course of study prepares students for the American Medical Technologists (AMT) Registered Medical
    Assistant (RMA) exam.
  • Curriculum is reviewed and approved by an advisory board comprised of practitioners in the field, industry leaders, and UCLA Health physicians, nurses, and administrators from UCLA academic departments.
  • A college degree is not required to enter the program.


      This application is two parts. The first part is the Los Angeles Urban League application. Once you submit your information you will be redirected to the UCLA Extension application.