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How to Apply to Medical Assistant (MA)

Application Timeline

Fall Admission

  • May 1–July 31: Application for fall admission available
  • July 31: Application deadline for fall admission.
    • No late applications accepted.
  • August: Applicants notified of their status

Follow these steps to apply to MA

  1. Apply to TCC.
    • Once you are accepted as a student at TCC, you will get a TCC Student ID number.
    • You need a TCC Student ID number for your MA application.
  2. Attend a mandatory Information Session.
    • See Medical Assistant: Information Sessions for details.
    • Submit your Certificate of Attendance with your application.
  3. Make sure you are eligible to apply to our program.
  4. Get current official transcripts from all colleges and schools you have attended.
    • You will need to submit your official college transcripts to the TCC Admissions & Registrar Office.
    • If you have not attended college or if you will have fewer than 12 college semester hours by the application deadline, you will need to submit your official high school transcript(s).
    • International students: Contact International Admissions (817-515-1570) at least 8 weeks before the application deadline to schedule an appointment if you have international transcripts.
  5. Take required admissions exam before applying to MA.
  6. Submit your MA Application by July 31.
    • Submit by mail or in person your signed, complete application, application checklist and immunization records to:
      • TCC Medical Assistant Program
        Trinity River Campus East
        245 East Belknap Street, Suite 3211
        Fort Worth, Texas 76102-1901
    • No late applications will be accepted.



Trinity River Campus

Health Care Professions
Advising Resource Hub

Call 817-515-1484


Advising by Appointment

Fall & Spring Hours
Monday–Friday: 8 a.m.–5 p.m.
Summer Hours
Monday–Thursday: 7:30 a.m.–6 p.m.

Updated January 03, 2022