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Clinical Medical Assistant CertificateCERTIFICATE

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Career Options

Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:

  • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Median Salary


Program Pathway

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Courses Contact Hours
MDCAC 2106001 Clinical Medical Assistant 112
MDCAC 2106002 Clinical Medical Assistant LAB 70
MDCAC 2106003 Clinical Medical Assistant - Clinical 80
Clinical Medical Assistant Workforce Certificate Total 262


Program Details

Our program is designed to meet and exceed the state requirements. This certificate prepares students to perform various clinical and administrative functions in a facility which may include preparing treatment rooms for patient examinations, scheduling appointments and maintaining medical records, interviewing patients, measuring vital signs, administering injections, and utilizing equipment to administer routine diagnostic tests. If you are looking for an exciting career in healthcare, this program may just be the “foot in the door” you are looking for.

Clinical Medical Assistants are vital members of the team and work to administer medications, assist with minor procedures, obtain laboratory specimens, perform electrocardiograms, provide patient education, and much more.

Health Occupations Registration Checklist

Health Occupations Programs have a registration checklist to help students with the program registration process.

Get Started

You have questions, we have answers.

Please contact Liz Maloney at Elizabeth.F.Maloney@LoneStar.edu or call 866.716.0507 for more information.


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