Medical Assistant

Train to be a Medical Assistant! Briya Public Charter School offers a Medical Assistant training program. The 12-15 month program prepares you for a career as a Registered Medical Assistant, working alongside doctors and nurses in clinics and hospitals.  

Program Details:  

  • Classes are in person at 100 Gallatin Street NE 
  • The course is a 20-hour per week commitment for 12-15 months, including coursework, externships, and summer test prep sessions 
  • One month of full-time, in-person clinic training at medical centers across the DC area is required 

To qualify for the Medical Assistant training program, you must: 

  • Live in Washington, D.C. 
  • Have a high school diploma or GED 
  • Pass entrance exams in reading and math  

Register for the course or call (202) 232-7777 for more information. 

Mary’s Center and Briya Public Charter School work together to provide health care, social services, and education for residents of D.C.