The Self-Directed, On-line Medical Administrative Assistant Program prepares students to
pursue entry-level positions in the Medical Administrative Assistant field. Program includes
communication techniques, professional behavior in the workplace, appointment scheduling,
medical records, HIPAA review, medical abbreviations and symbols, and other duties
required of a Medical Office Professional.
Note: This program meets the necessary requirements to take the National
Healthcareer Associate (NHA) – Certified Medical Administrative Assistant exam (CMAA). The
cost for the national exam ($119) is not included in the fee.
Clinical Externship: Students who successfully pass program may elect to participate in the
optional 40-hour externship to gain hands on experience in a medical office/facility. Students
are responsible for any background check, drug screening and other fee requirements for the
Students have up to 6 months to complete this self-directed program. Program is 100% on-
Fee includes textbooks. Students will be issued electronic textbooks (eTextbooks).
Students may register and start the Self-Directed, On-Line Programs at any time.
There are no refunds offered with the Self-Directed, On-Line Programs.