Medical Assistant at Lynwood Community Adult School


The Medical Assistant program has two modules: Back Office and Front Office. Each module may be taken individually. You increase your employment opportunities by taking both.


Front Office

In the Medical Assistant Front Office Module, you will learn secretarial, clerical, and reception skills needed to work in the medical front office. Registration for the Front Office Module begins on December 9, 2023.


Back Office

In the Medical Assistant Back Office Module you will learn about principles of infection control, diagnostic tests, medications, administering injections and more. Registration for the Back Office Module begins on July 10, 2023.



Front Office - 1 Semester

Back Office - 1 Semester

Class Schedule

Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday, 5:00 PM - 9:15 PM


Includes the textbook. 

Front Office - $1,000 

Back Office - $1,000

Payment options: debit/credit cards, cash, or money orders.


Placement Exam - reading comprehension

Placement Exam schedule:

Placement tests are scheduled on Thursdays: 12:00 PM & 6:00 PM & Fridays: 10 AM, starting in July 2023

The exam duration is about 1-1/2 hours.

Course Location

5246 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Lynwood, CA 90262

*Student parking is available on site.

Upcoming Sessions

Back Office - August 2024 *dates pending

Front Office - Monday, February 05, 2024

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Updated:12/13/2023; SR