The 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. Students have up to 6 months to complete this self-directed program.
Textbooks are mailed to the student
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 ($117) 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 externship.
You may enroll in and start the On-Line Programs at any time.
There are no refunds offered for the On-Line Programs.
For information, please call 256-306-2515 or email Diane Peck at Diane.Peck@calhoun.edu