Spring 2024 registration will begin on January 04, 2024.
To be announced
This course prepares students to perform patient clinical skills in the medical office setting. Students will learn clinical procedures including administering medications, assisting with minor surgery, performing an electrocardiogram, obtaining laboratory specimens for testing, educating patients and maintaining clinical equipment in an ambulatory care setting.
This program includes 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements.
Upon completion of the training, students will have the necessary skills and certification to gain employment in clinics, physician offices and other outpatient facilities
Note: Students will be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.
Course Contact Hours: 140 hours + Clinical Externship
Student Tuition: $2,599 (Textbooks included)
Clinical Externship Hours: 160 hours
Course Fee: $2599
Tuesdays and Thursdays are in person at 160 Spear Street, 5th Floor Room 504
Fridays on Zoom
Hybrid (Combination of in-person and online synchronous)
Class meets regularly in-person and online at scheduled days/times.
Fall 2023: Class dropped one day prior to class start day
Fall 2023: Class dropped on class start day
Fall 2023: Class dropped beyond class start day
Spring 2024: Class dropped one day prior to class start day