Medical Assisting Student Highlight – Katie Starcher

Katie StarcherKatie Starcher is a student at West Virginia Junior College- Charleston. She is enrolled in the Clinical Medical Assistant program. At the time Katie decided to enroll at WVJC, she was working part time at a minimum wage job. She didn’t like the way her life was going and knew that she was the only one who could change that.

One thing Katie loves about WVJC is that the programs are only 18 months long, so they don’t take years to finish. “The Medical Assisting program sets you up with everything you are going to need to know when you are starting your career.” Katie’s favorite teacher is Mrs. B and her favorite thing about attending WVJC is making new friends.

When asked about her idea of a perfect day, Katie said “Spending the entire day doing fun things with my children.” In the future, Katie would like to be working in a pediatrician’s office and to just be happy, overall

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