Educational Outcomes

The medical assisting faculty and staff are pleased to announce the following educational outcome. In compliance with the Medical Assisting Education Review Board policy 210 of the 2015 Standards, all medical assisting programs are required to publish at least one outcome taken from the MAERB Annual Report Form, with the option of publishing more than one. The outcome data published must be the precise date from the program’s most recent ARF received in an official letter of review by MAERB. These numbers reflect a five-year weighted average.

As reported from our 2018 ARF MAERB Outcomes Dashboard for the years 2013- 2017:

  1. Over the past five years, the job placement rate for graduates in the Triad area is 96%.
  2. Graduates of the Medical Assisting program at Forsyth Technical Community College are satisfied with the education received at our institution. The reportable five-year average is 100% graduate satisfaction rate.
  3. Community employers were surveyed for overall satisfaction in three areas of competence. The domains of competence were measured in cognitive, psychomotor and affective reasoning. The five year average for employer satisfaction is 100% overall
  4. Our student graduates sit for the AAMA national credentialing examination earning a CMA (AAMA). The five-year average pass rate is 99%. The percentage for 2016 Exam Passage is 100%.

Published Outcomes for 2018 Annual Report for the Five-Year Review Starting 2013-2017.