Medical Arts

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About the Medical Arts Program

The Medical Arts program of choice is a three-year program that focuses on building knowledge, skills and attitudes needed for careers in the healthcare field. Students will focus on health, wellness, science, math, technology and medicine as a central theme. The four core classes include:

  • Health Sciences and Careers
  • Athletic Medicine
  • Medical Terminology
  • AP Psychology

Students in the Medical Arts program of choice who are in good academic standing at the end of their sophomore years will be eligible to participate in four hours of field experience in their junior and senior years.

Jobs in the Medical Arts Field

  • Medical assistant
  • Registered nurse
  • Certified nurse practitioner
  • Clinical practitioner or specialist

College Credits

Our Medical Arts students may also earn up to 17 Clark College credits that are part of the Health Sciences core and will prepare students to enter directly into one of many Clark College Certification programs including:

  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Medical Receptionist
  • Medical Transcriptionist

Upon graduation, Medical Arts students have the skills and base knowledge to continue in a technical or two/four-year college experience.

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Career Outlook

Average annual job openings in Washington*
Median annual wage nationwide

• CPR and First Aid Certification
• HIV Certification

• Legacy Health
• PeaceHealth

*Wage Data and Job Projections – Washington STEM
**Job Growth Outlook – U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics

How do I apply?


Colleen Dunegan360-313-4188
Medical Arts coordinator