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Clinical Medical Assisting

Health Science

Description

Students will receive certification as a Registered Medical Assistant and Registered Phlebotomist. This course is accredited through the American Association of Medical Personnel for Registered Medical Assistant and Registered Phlebotomist.

Application

Applicants must complete a Southern Tech Application for Admission. Additional information and applications are available at the Southern Tech campus and online at www.sotech.edu. Enrollment for this career major is open to partnering High Schools (juniors/seniors) and Adults.

Tuition

High School Student: Free. Adult Student (in-district): $2.50 per hour; Adult Student (Out-of-District): $5 per hour; and Adult Student (Out-of-State): $7.50 per hour. Additional costs may include books, supplies, and miscellaneous fees.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Financial aid and scholarships are available for qualifying students.

Program/Courses/Hours

Nurse Assisting
Introduction to Medical Assisting30
Anatomy and Physiology II120
Pharmacology45
Medical Assisting Clinical Experience165
Core Medical Terminology II45
Clinical Procedures (Part I)60
Clinical Procedures (Part II)60
Total Hours525
Estimated time to complete (Half Time)1 year

Targeted Certifications and/or Credentials

Registered Medical Assistant
Registered Phlebotomist (AAMP)
National Career Readiness Certification (NCRC): WorkKeys

Certifications may vary by Program and are subject to change without notice.

Student Organization

HOSA

Schedule

Adults (Half Time) 8:00-11:00 AM or 12:45-3:45 PM; Adults (Full Time) 8:00-11:00 AM and 12:45-3:45 PM; High School Students 8:00-11:00 AM or 12:45-3:45 PM

Employment Options

The following list is associated with the approved SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) for this program and does not necessarily represent immediate opportunities; additional training may be required for some options listed.

Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), Chiropractor Assistant, Clinical Assistant, Doctor's Assistant, Medical Assistant (MA), Medical Office Assistant, Ophthalmic Technician, Optometric Assistant, Optometric Technician, Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) – Approximate Pay Potential: $10-22/Hour. (source: https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/31-9092.00):

 

 

Robin Waters

Robin Waters

Clinical Medical Assisting Instructor

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