Lanier Tech’s Medical Assisting Program recognized nationally

April 27, 2020

Lanier Technical College’s Medical Assisting Program has been recognized by Online Medical Assistant Programs, a national organization, as being one of the very best values for Medical Assisting Programs in the nation at both the diploma and associate degree levels for 2020.

Lanier Tech’s MA Program was one of two Medical Assisting Programs in Georgia to earn this recognition. The other Medical Assisting Program is offered by Georgia Northwestern Technical College in Rome.

When Jennifer Williams, MS, CMA (AAMA), Program Director of Medical Assisting Program Director, learned of the award, she noted, “This recognition shows what high-quality instructors, labs, and resources we have at LTC to help educate and train our MAs that are very skilled when they enter the workforce right after graduation!

Carly Pierce, Managing Editor of OnlineMedicalAssistantProgram.Net, said “We evaluated programs around the nation to find exceptional programs that provide the best of the best in education at a reasonable price. We created this list to help potential students find objective information and bring recognition to top-quality programs, such as yours.”

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Lanier Tech’s Medical Assisting Program is offered at the Forsyth, Hall, and Barrow Campuses:

Best Value Associate Level Online Medical Assistant Program 2020-21

Best Value Diploma Level Online Medical Assistant Program 2020-21


Lanier Technical College has a 100 percent job placement rate five out the past seven years. The College offers over 50 programs of study in some of the nation’s fastest-growing career fields including healthcare, energy, business and industry, and public or private service. Lanier Technical College is a Unit of the Technical College System of Georgia. For more information about Lanier Technical College, visit or phone 770-533-7000.