About the Course
This course is designed to prepare students for employment as a Medical Assistant. This course will offer academic and clinical training in a variety of areas and prepares you to take the NHA's Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) examination.
Medical Assistant Certificate Program
Adult Continuing Education
Career Focused Programs
Sep 11, 2022
Medical Assistants are essential members of the the health care team and work anlong side physicians, mainly in outpatient or ambulatory care facilities, such as medical offices and clinics. The course offers academic and clinical training in human anatomy, physiology and pathology; medical terminology; laboratory techniques (including phlebotomy); clinical and diagnostic procedures; pharmacology; medication administration; first air; office practices; patient relations; and medical law and ethics. The cost of the examination (approx $130) is the student's responsibility and not included in tuition cost. The tuition does cover the cost of the text book. Current immunication record is required. Attendance is also required at all classes and plays a significant role in the sucessful completion of this course.
Days and Times Held
Tu, Th 6:00 - 9:00 p.m.