Fontana, CA asked in Education Law for California

Q: Can I sue a school for not having the proper accreditation in medical assistant courses?

The improper accreditation prevented me from participating in an exam to become a Certified Medical Assistant. Which also prevents me from getting a good job in the field.

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Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar

A: It could depend on what types of representations or disclaimers it made. If it didn't make representations that it was accredited, it might be difficult. Based on these limited facts, it does not sound like something on which you would want to spend money on legal resources to pursue. But to be certain, you could consult with a California attorney to examine the matter in further detail. Good luck

Tim Akpinar

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