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Train to become a Professional Medical Assistant in 9 months (36 weeks). Our program helps build direct patient engagement and critical thinking skills and prepares students for the NHA Certification Exam.
Learn on a medical campus with active practitioners. Apply your training with real patients beginning midway through the program, and take your skills into your community. The Kino College Professional Medical Assistant Program provides a hands-on medical training experience.
We accommodate your busy schedule—Kino College holds evening classes between 5:30–9:30 PM.
“Kino has the best MA program in Tucson. I had the best experience and learned from knowledgeable instructors. Classes are held in the hospital with a lot of hands-on training. Phil helped me on finding the right externship and was hired. I highly recommend Kino College.”
“My time at Kino College was full of one-of-kind experiences. Being able to work in Northwest’s Emergency Department was exciting and eye opening.”
Prepare for national certification to become a certified clinical medical assistant and set the foundation for future career growth.
Taught with the systems approach of repetition and fieldwork—like the training of medical students.
Our program speaks to a variety of student learning styles by using instructional methods including lecture, demonstration, laboratory, practical application, and use of take-home exams.
With small classes and peer-to-peer learning, Kino College instructors provide a community for enhanced understanding.
Engage in discussions of modern medical advances and bioethical topics with subject matter experts.
Employers look for quality medical assistants trained in key patient care areas. We care about your journey and want you to walk away with a career advantage. The Kino College Professional Medical Assistant Program will equip you with the skills and abilities needed to become a competitive candidate.
At the conclusion of the Professional Medical Assistant Program, students will:
|Course Titles||Course Number||Total Hours|
|Introduction to the Program||PMA021||48|
|Anatomy & Physiology||PMA022||96|
|Medical Disciplines I||PMA025A||64|
|Medical Disciplines II||PMA025B||68|
|Entry Into The Position||PMA027||60|
Total Hours: 720
Kino College prepares you for NHA’s Certified Clinical Medical Assistant national certification. The exam is administered onsite, and you’ll receive your results immediately. National certification allows you to work anywhere in the United States, including states that require certification for employment.
Kino College includes study materials and practice exams in your tuition costs. The exam is administered on-site, and you receive your results immediately. We are by your side for your whole journey.
Discuss your career goals with us for more information.