Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant at a computerThe Health Sciences Center of Emphasis, a training arm of the Division of Workforce Development, is offering the Certified Clinical Medical Certification Program (CCMA) in January 2022. This nine-month program prepares students for employment in inpatient and outpatient hospital settings, as well as physician practices/offices.

Courses

  • Patient Care Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • EKG Technician

*Each course is ten (10) weeks in duration, consisting of sixty (60) classroom/lab and forty (40) clinical hours.

Cost

  • 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.

Information Sessions at Vol State

Building 300, Room 101

  • Thursday, December 2, 2021 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, December 7, 2021, 1:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

National Healthcare Association (NHA) Exam Fees

  • EKG Technician $117
  • Phlebotomy Technician $117
  • CCMA $155

* Students are responsible for the exam fees.

Requirements

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

Contact

Kathryn Miller, Director
(615) 230-3343 or
(888) 335-8722, ext. 3343
kathryn.miller@volstate.edu