The LSC Medical Assistant admissions process is competitive. It’s a separate process from becoming an LSC student. All Medical Assistant program applicants who complete minimum admission requirements by the application deadline will be considered for admission to the Medical Assistant program. Meeting minimum admission requirements does not guarantee admission into the Medical Assistant program.

Medical Assistant

Apply for fall semester. Application open until program is full.

Applicants may be in-progress with pre-program requirements.

  • Save the confirmation email you receive after applying. No copies of online applications will be accepted as proof of application.

LSC Professional Advisors
We highly recommend you meet with a Health Sciences Academic Advisor as you begin your program and throughout to address any questions you may have.

Background check
If you have been arrested, charged, or convicted of any criminal offense, you should investigate the impact that the arrest, charge, or conviction may have on your chances of employment in the field you intend to study.


The Medical Assistant Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

Graduates of the Medical Assistant program at Lake Superior College are satisfied with the education they receive at Lake Superior college, as there is an average 100% graduate satisfaction rate over the past five years.  In addition, the five year employer satisfaction rate is 100%.

Student selection
Please refer to the Medical Assistant handbook for more details about the student selection process.