Medical Assisting Program Costs

All costs listed are estimates and subject to change. Tuition is set by the State Board of Community Colleges and the North Carolina General Assembly and subject to change without notice.

Tuition*$5,776 In-State; $20,368 Out-of-State
Lab Fees$3.75 per lab hour; total $105
Student Activity Fee$26 per semester; $20 in summer
Technology Fee$32 per semester
Access Fee$15 per semester; $10 in summer
Accident Insurance$1 per semester
Malpractice Insurance$16 MED 260
Medical Exam & Immunizations**Varies
Criminal Background Check & Drug Screen$125.75
Clinical Uniforms & Supplies$155
AAMA Credentialing Exam$125
Graduation Fee$40

*Tuition calculated using the tuition rate for 76 credit hours and following an ideal semester-by-semester plan for completing the general education and medical assisting course requirements.

**Costs for the medical exam and immunizations will vary based on the specific needs of each student, selected medical provider, and health insurance coverage.