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Certified Medical Assistant

The Medical Assisting Program prepares students for clinical and laboratory procedures, administrative roles, human relations, and provides working knowledge in phlebotomy and EKG procedures. Students will gain a strong foundation in anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, the healthcare profession, and safety procedures. Upon successful program completion, students will be eligible for the National Healthcareer Association’s (NHA) certifications in Certified Medical Assistant CCMA.


Length  360 Hours

Tuition  $3625

*See Program Schedules for additional program dates.

Certifications Available:                                 Basic Life Support (CPR) 

                                                                               Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) 

                                                                                EKG Technician (CET) 


 Criminal backgrounds may prevent individuals from obtaining certification and externship/clinical placement

***Criminal background checks are required (additional fee to student)

***Uniform and medical exams are not included.

***Students must have a high school diploma or GED

***Medical Clearance, Laboratory Blood Work, PPD’s and Urine Drug Screen Are Required


Students must attend the Introduction to Health Career Pathway Seminar prior to registration.


                            Salem County Vocational Technical Schools

                                                         Contact 856-351-2929

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Program Content (360 hours):

Introduction to Health Care Career Pathway
Medical Terminology
Anatomy and Physiology
The Health Care Professional
Career DevelopmentMedical Assistant
EKG Lab Hours



*Licensing Fees Included
*Program uniform, books, physical exams, and CBI not included.

$50 Registration Fee (included)

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