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Clinical Medical Assistant

How WVJC Offers A Different
Educational Experience

At West Virginia Junior College, we know that every student is unique and deserves an educational experience that meets their individual needs. That’s why we have created a learning environment that works for students, regardless of their unique situation. WVJC offers a different educational approach, allowing students to balance their families and work schedules with … Read more

How WVJC Recognized
Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October was Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and WVJC took this time to educate its students on the importance of understanding this disease. As future healthcare professionals, it is critical that our medical assisting students learn about the prevention, examination, and treatment of breast cancer. Carrie Friend, the Medical Externship Coordinator, spent an entire class period … Read more

Renee Savage – Student Highlight

Renee Savage – Clinical Medical Assistant Graduate Highlight WVJC Online was Renee Savage’s first college experience. Before starting the Clinical Medical Assistant degree program, she worked as a CNA at a nursing home. She needed the flexibility that WVJC Online offers because she had other responsibilities in life, as many students do. Renee wants to … Read more

McKenzie Fleming – Graduate Highlight

Mckenzie Fleming – Clinical Medical Assistant Graduate McKenzie Fleming graduated from the WVJC Clinical Medical Assistant program. Before enrolling at West Virginia Junior College, Mckenzie was caring for her daughter and living with her parents. She chose WVJC because her sister, Elizabeth, was an alumnus. Mckenzie took this opportunity to grow and pursue a career … Read more

Discover WVJC’s Pathway Program

WVJC offers Medical Assisting students a pathway to nursing school. Spending 12 months in the accelerated Clinical Medical Assistant program to help prepare students for the Nursing program. Learning medical skills in a hands-on environment is the key to their success. Micah and Joey, two current WVJC students, discuss their experiences with the medical assistant … Read more

Regional Eye Associates – Externship Highlight

Creating a lasting relationship with our externship sites is essential to provide our students with a quality hands-on experience. At Regional Eye Associates, our Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) students, Medical Office Administration (MOA) students, and Medical Coding (MC) students receive just that and more. According to their website, Regional Eye Associates is dedicated to “enhancing … Read more

Cortney Raynor – Student Highlight

Before enrolling at WVJC Online, Cortney Raynor worked as a video operations manager as a wife and a mom to two young girls. Cortney had previously graduated from a four-year university with a degree in communication and media arts. She had a great time and great memories from her experiences at this university, but she … Read more

Renee Rollins and Micah Jones – Faculty and Student Highlight

WVJC Charleston Dental Director Renee Rollins is joined by her daughter Micah Jones to discuss their experiences at WVJC. Micah is a student in the Clinical Medical Assistant program and loves the hands-on element and having extra support nearby. Renee loves to watch her daughter and students grow and develop the skills needed to succeed … Read more

Hunter Tustin – Graduate Highlight

Before enrolling at WVJC, Hunter Tustin was trying to figure out the right career path for himself. He was graduating from high school and trying to determine if he should attend college. He decided to attend an 18-month program that would have him working in the field quickly. Hunter chose to attend WVJC Morgantown because … Read more

Clinical Medical Assistant – Program Highlight

The Clinical Medical Assistant program at WVJC is designed to prepare you for an exciting career working alongside doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals to help examine and treat patients. With plenty of hands-on experiences, you’ll be prepared to start your career as a medical assistant, phlebotomist, lab assistant, and many other exciting roles. Watch … Read more