Certified Medical Assistant Program
Train for a rewarding career as a medical assistant
Certified Medical Assistant
A medical assistant works in a physician's office, clinic, or other health care facility performing physician support services. A Certified Medical Assistant is one who has completed an accredited course of study and passed the Certified Medical Assistant Exam. A CMA may work in an administrative capacity (scheduling appointments, coding and filing insurance forms, using computer applications, maintaining medical records) or in a clinical capacity (taking medical histories, preparing patients for examination, performing basic laboratory tests, instructing patients about medication or special diets) or both.
Our course of instruction is designed to enable students to be able to take their places in medical offices immediately upon graduation, functioning at full efficiency and with the knowledge they need to be successful. Specific areas of study include:
Successful completion of the class qualifies a student to take the certification exam administered by our accrediting agency, MedCA. The test is given at Saad's classroom facility on the final day of the eight-week program, and the results are available before the students leave.