Find accredited online CMA (certified medical assistant) certificate training programs near you that take as little as 6 to 8 weeks. You will earn good money in a short amount of time with CMA training and it is a great stepping stone career!

“The average annual salary of over $30,000 could be quite a bit higher depending on where you live.”

6 Week CMA Programs normally Include

  • streamed lectures
  • videos
  • discussion forums
  • slideshows
  • online assignments
  • 1 on 1 teacher interaction

Medical Assistant clinical responsibilities do vary, but can include:

  • taking medical histories
  • recording vital signs
  • prepping patients for exams
  • providing treatment and procedure explanations
  • assisting the doctor during an exam
  • collecting laboratory specimens
  • performing laboratory tests
  • disposing of contaminated supplies
  • sterilizing medical instruments

There are many types of medical assistant programs some can take up to 2 years for an associate’s degree. We work with over 150 schools but this program is not available in all locations. Use the search application to find your local options.

(last edit: 10/15/18)

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