Medical Assistant

medical team at a hospitalThe Center of Emphasis Health Sciences Continuing Education offers a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Certification Program (CCMA). This ten-month program prepares students for employment in inpatient and outpatient hospital settings, as well as physician practices/offices.


  • Patient Care Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • EKG Technician

*Each course is twelve (12) weeks in duration, consisting of sixty (60) classroom/lab and eighty (80) clinical hours.


  • Patient Care Technician $750
  • Phlebotomy Technician $945
  • EKG Technician $700

Total Cost Per Student $2,395
*Fees include textbooks/study guides, supplies, scrubs, and practice exams.

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National Healthcare Association (NHA) Certification Exam Fees

  • EKG Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • CCMA

* Students are responsible for the certification exam fees.


Background check, drug screening, and math assessment are required prior to acceptance. Pre-clinical requirements include medical and liability insurance and documentation of vaccines.


Kathryn Miller, Director
(615) 230-3343 or
(888) 335-8722, ext. 3343

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