Announcing our newest career training program! 

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Stipend Application

Upcoming Class Dates

Program Information: 

A Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) is a vital member of the healthcare team as he or she works alongside doctors and nurses to administer medications, obtain laboratory specimens, assist with minor procedures, perform electrocardiograms, provide patient education, administer injections, and office administration functions.

Class topics include medical terminology, basic pharmacology, nutrition, psychology, anatomy and physiology, clinical patient care, infection control, testing and laboratory procedures, phlebotomy, patient care coordination and education, administrative assistant skills, medical law and ethics. Students will be required to attend classroom theory, lab, and clinical rotations.

After successful completion of all requirements, students will be eligible to test for the National Healthcareer Association CCMA National Board exam for licensure.

Classes will meet Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. This program will take approximately six months to complete. 

Entrance Requirements:

  • A minimum score of silver on the WorkKeys Assessment. Call 601.643.8707 for an assessment appointment.
  • Possess a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency/GED
  • TB Skin Test
  • Physically fit per physical exam by physician
  • Hepatitis B vaccination started prior to clinical rotations. 
  • Complete CCMA packet and return with required documentation. 
  • Cost: $1000.00 | Fee includes all books, fees, and cost for the national certification exam. 
  • Application packets are available for pick-up at the Thames Conference Center on the Wesson Campus 

Possible Funding Assistance Options:

Brookhaven WIN Job Center | Call: 601.833.3511

Supplemental Stipends are available to help with program costs. Applications may be downloaded and printed from the link above or picked up from the Workforce Development Center in the Thames Center on the Wesson Campus. 

For information, call 601.643.8707.