Are you ready for a rewarding career in healthcare in six months or less? Get a jumpstart on YOUR Medical Assisting career with this comprehensive, fast-paced program. Our program prepares you for a rewarding career as a Medical Assistant and helps you to sit for the National Healthcare Association’s Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Certification examination.
You will be prepared to enter the workforce as a Medical Assistant within
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Our Medical Assistant certificate prepares you to enter the workforce as Medical Assistant and sit fo the National Healthcare Association’s Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) certification exam, an industry-recognized certification. (Exam cost is included in tuition.)
This certificate includes 336 hours of classroom/lab instruction and concludes with a 160-hour, unpaid clinical/externship experience. .
Our part-time, evening program can be completed in approximately eight months (depending upon clinical site availability) attending class four evenings a week, the full-time, day program can be completed in approximately five months attending classes four-days a week.
Upon successful completion of the course the student will be able to:
This certificate is designed to lead you directly into the workforce. However, once you are certified and working in the healthcare field as a Medical Assistant, you may then continue your education by enrolling into HACC’s Health Science Associate in Applied Science degree in which you can be awarded up to 30 credits towards this 61-credit program.
You can complete spring, summer and fall classes at HACC. Please use the information listed in the "How Can I Learn More" section to contact us to learn start dates and enrollment deadlines.