Become a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant. Kino College is an authorized school and testing site for the National Healthcare Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) examination. The Kino College Professional Medical Assistant curriculum prepares students to take the CCMA exam. Students who take and pass the exam during the program receive CCMA certification upon graduation, a certification recognized in all 50 states. Students electing not to take the exam during their program may take it as a graduate at the Kino College testing site.
Whereas medical assistant certification is beneficial for employment and is required by certain employers as a condition of employment, it is not required by the State of Arizona.