Argosy University Programs

Medical Assisting AAS Degree Program

AAS, Medical Assisting

Admissions Requirements

Students who have successfully completed a program of secondary
education or equivalent (GED) are eligible for admission to
the AAS in Medical Assisting program—Track I. Entrance
requirements include one of the following:

• ACT Composite score of 18 or above, or
• Combined Math and Critical Reading SAT score of 870, or
• Argosy University Entrance Exam passing score, or
• Minimum High School or College GPA as follows:
For students with 12 or fewer college credits, cumulative High School GPA of 2.0 or above
For students with 13 or more college credits, cumulative College GPA of 2.0 or above
• A minimum score on an Argosy University pre-approved English language proficiency test is required for all applicants whose native language is not English or who have not graduated from an institution at which English is the language of instruction as specified in Section Five, Admission Policies, “ English Language Proficiency Policy.”

Additional Admission Criteria for the
AAS in Medical Assisting Program—Track II
• A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution, a nationally accredited institution approved and documented by
the faculty and dean of the College of Health Sciences, or an
appropriately certified foreign institution.

All applications for admission to the AAS in Medical Assisting
program must be submitted to the Admissions Department.
An admissions representative will help interested applicants to
complete the following required documentation:
• Student Information Form
• Personal interview
• Completed Application for Admission Form
• Application fee (non-refundable, except in California)
• Proof of high school graduation or GED, or proof of
earned college degree
• SAT/ACT or Argosy University Entrance Exam scores
• Official transcripts from all postsecondary schools attended
• Clinical Training Agreement
• Technical Standards Form
• Written essay
• Health forms

All fields required


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