Certified Clinical Medical Assistant
Registration for cCMA is open
At a Glance
The Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) program at Saint Joseph’s College offers students the opportunity to learn the knowledge and skills to be a CCMA and to participate in hands-on and relevant learning. Before students are sent out for their clinical experiences, we replicate real-life situations in our medical lab; this allows our students to practice and perfect their learning and skills.
Having a specialized skill set and knowledge for CCMAs is vital in the high demand area of today’s health career profession. CCMAs usually work in hospitals, health clinics, physician and specialist offices, and outpatient facilities. CCMAs will do a variety of tasks such as administering medications, assisting with minor procedures, obtaining laboratory specimens, providing patient education, etc. They are a vital member of a health-care team and becoming a CCMA ensures a career in a high paced, exciting environment.
Upon completion of the course, students will be eligible to sit for their CCMA national certification. The certification is through the National Healthcareers Association.
The average hourly pay for a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant is $12.00 – $15.00
The job outlook for CCMA is expected to grow much faster than average.
Projected Employment for Indiana is an Increase of
250+ job openings.
Employment data taken from Careeronestop.org
–sponsored by the US Department of Labor
Start Dates and Times
January 26, 2021
5pm - 9pm
May 25, 2021
Class time is TBD
September 28, 2021
Class time is TBD
*Additional start dates will be added
if enrollment permits
CCMA Tuition: $2,000
A $100 non-refundable registration fee is required to secure your spot
Scrubs, state exam fee, background check, clinical rotation physical (with TB, CBC and drug screen) are required at the student's expense
15-week class plus an additional
3-4 weeks to complete 40 hours of Clinical Rotation
Meets 2 days each week
on Tuesday and Thursday
4 hours each day
Class size: 12 students
Space is limited, please register early to secure your spot
Core Education Building
1214 Tonner Road
Rensselaer, IN 47978