Clinical Medical Assistant Program
20 Weeks
600 Clock Hours

Course Description

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(CMA – Clinical Medical Assistant) 

20 Weeks – 600 Clock Hours

Week 1-15 | 9:00AM-11:00AM THEORY; 11:30AM-12:30PM THEORY; 12:45PM-3:00PM LABORATORY


Textbook: Kinn’s The Medical Assistant: An Applied Learning Approach

Mader’s Understanding Human Anatomy & Physiology

 Course Objectives 

The CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT PROGRAM at Southeastern Esthetics Institute is designed to provide students with the knowledge, skills and expertise necessary for success in the medical assisting profession. The program offers a comprehensive curriculum that includes anatomy and physiology, clinical laboratory procedures, pharmacology, medical office administration, and patient education. Students will also gain hands-on experience through simulated clinical practice in a variety of healthcare settings. 

The CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT PROGRAM is designed to prepare students for certification exams offered by organizations such as the American Association of Medical Assistants, the National Health Career Association, and the American Medical Technologists. Upon successful completion of the certification exam, graduates can take their career to the next level as they gain recognition in the medical community.

Course Outcomes 

Upon completion of the program, students will be prepared to work in a variety of healthcare settings, including hospitals, medical offices, clinics, and other medical facilities. Graduates will have the skills and confidence to take on many roles within the field of medical assisting. They may assist with patient care by taking vital signs or preparing patients for exams. They may also perform administrative duties such as filing medical records or scheduling appointments. Medical assistants also provide patient education by answering questions and providing information on medication and treatment plans. They will also learn about emergency preparedness and response to emergencies in a healthcare environment. In addition to gaining theoretical knowledge, students will also gain hands-on experience through simulated clinical practice. This experience will give them the confidence they need to take on real patient care roles in medical facilities across the country. With the knowledge and skills gained in this program, graduates will be well-equipped to start a successful career in medical assisting. 


May 28, 2024 – October 18, 2024

July 1, 2024 – November 22, 2024

August 5, 2024 – January 10, 2025

September 9, 2024 – March 7, 2025

October 21, 2024 – March 21, 2025

November 25, 2024 – April 25, 2025


Textbook: Kinn’s The Medical Assistant :An Applied Learning Approach | Mader’s Understanding Human Anatomy & Physiology

Digital: NHA’s Medical Assistant Solution Package

Administrative Fee $100.00

Tuition $7520.00

Kit Fee: $330.00

Book Fee $1200.00

Total Tuition + Fees $9150.00

How do I schedule a Facility Tour?

Give us a call at 803-814-1772 OR email us at [email protected]

We would be honored to have you for a FACILITY TOUR of our amazing campus!

What are my first steps to enroll in a program?

We are EXCITED to have you at Southeastern Esthetics Institute! The FIRST STEP is to schedule a Facility Tour to view our 150,000 square foot campus in Richland County, South Carolina! From there, our amazing Admissions Team will educate you on our active PROGRAMS and assist you towards your dream career!

P.S. Make sure to have a $100 Application Fee ready to go, as well as a copy of your High School Diploma, Transcript, or GED – along with two forms of Government Issued ID. Let’s do this together!

What do I bring on the first day of class?

For our licensing programs, please bring the following to class on your first day!

  • Highlighters, pencils, pens & plenty of paper for taking notes
  • Small pencil box for storage of metal implements
  • 3-inch wide, 3-ring binder with a front cover insert sleeve
  • Medium pencil box for storage of facial brushes and medium-sized implements
  • 100 clear, 3-hole sheet protectors
  • l Box of 3×4 index cards
  • Black, Red, and Blue fine tip permanent markers
What do I wear on the first day of class?

We LOVE providing you with the uniforms you need to SUCCESS within your Student Kit for our LICENSING programs! (If you are attending our certificate courses only, you will provide your own scrubs!) Simply wear professional attire (no jeans) and close-toed shoes on your first day of class – and you will receive your scrubs during your first-day ORIENTATION! Have fun!

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Southeastern Esthetics Institute is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.

We are proud of this accomplishment and our team at Southeastern Esthetics Institute, for displaying a level of excellence that meets national standards.