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Contact Information

Department Chair: Barbara Johnson
Program Coordinator Elissa Kurk
Program Office Email: maoffice
Phone: (831) 479-6430
Location: HW 2135
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Smiling Medical Assistant Students

Welcome to the Medical Assisting Department
Where Rewarding Careers Begin!

Healthcare is the second largest employer in Santa Cruz County and Medical Assisting Program graduates are in high demand.

Learn more about the our programs and how to get started.

The Cabrillo College Medical Assisting Department is accredited by the Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). Contact: Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Educations Programs, 25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158 Clearwater, FL 33763, 717-210-2350.

2019 Annual Report Form (ARF):

Data for 2017 Admission Cohort: 

Retention rate: 95%

Data for 2018 Graduates: 

Job Placement rate: 66%

Data for 2017 Graduation Cohort:

Exam passage rate: 71.4%



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