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CMA222 - Clinical Medical Assistant Internship
Students develop and refine clinical medical assistant skill sets by working in a simulated environment using the latest medical assisting simulation software under the supervision of faculty. Fulfillment of the requirements for this course includes taking the examination to earn the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant, Certified Patient Care Technician, Certified EKG Technician and Certified Patient Care Technician national certifications. Note: Students must meet all the requirements in this course in order to satisfactorily complete the program of study.

Pre-Reqs: All required course work; CMA 209 and 217 may be taken concurrently
Co-Reqs: N/A

Credit Hours: 6 Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 12

CMA230 - Clinical Medical Assistant Externship
Students explore their clinical skill sets by working in an actual medical environment. The student is closely monitored by both the Clinical Externship Coordinator and the Externship Site Manager.

Pre-Reqs: Completion of all required courses in the program of study.
Co-Reqs: N/A

Credit Hours: 6 Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 0 Clinical Hours: 12

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