Many employers prefer medical assistants to have postsecondary education such as a certificate from an accredited health care institution or an associate's degree, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Medica... More »

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Medical assistants perform a combination of administrative and clinical duties in outpatient or ambulatory care facilities, medical offices, clinics and patient homes. Medical assistants work as patient liaisons, helping... More »

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Certified Medical Educators is one online resource for free online continuing education units for medical assistants. MedicalAssistant.net and Lizard Wizard Enterprises' website, CEUsforFree.com, list links to resources ... More »

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While no formal education is required, earning a certificate or associate's degree from a trade school helps an aspiring optician, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. The BLS reports that half of states req... More »

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Whether an individual pursues a bachelor's degree, associate's degree or nursing program diploma, required coursework for nursing involves classes in anatomy, physiology, microbiology and chemistry, states the Bureau of ... More »

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To become an X-ray technician, also known as an MRI or radiologic technician, an individual must earn an associate's degree, and possibly become certified or licensed, depending on the state, says the U.S. Bureau of Labo... More »

Legal assistants need either a community college associate's degree in a paralegal program or a certificate in paralegal studies if they already have a bachelor's degree in another subject. Some employers also train bach... More »

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