Medical Assistant Program Details

Medical Assistant
Program Details

A rewarding and stable career in healthcare is just 24 weeks away.

A rewarding and stable career in
healthcare is just 24 weeks away.

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Hands-On Learning

Hands-On Learning

To Help You Power Your Possible

Our 24-week Medical Assistant program is designed to help you go from the classroom to a career, faster. Students choose from multiple class locations and times, including evenings and weekends. This allows flexibility for our students to continue working while being prepared for their next career. Our program also features an 80-hour externship at a local medical office to ensure students receive as much hands-on experience as possible.

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Hands-On Learning

Students receive immersive, hands-on learning each week in an active medical office, taught by professional and passionate instructors.

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Experienced Instructors

We hire the most qualified and experienced instructors in town. All of our school instructors are either distinguished medical assistants or medical professionals.

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80-Hour Externship

The 80-hour externship requirement helps students reinforce their hands-on learning with real-worldexperience in the medical field.

What You'll Learn

The Houston Medical Assistant School prepares students with the skills, education, and confidence to confidently pursue a career in the medical field. Using the NHA Medical Assistant (CCMA) study guide as our textbook, we we provide students with real-world experience through hands-on labs in active medical facilities– taught by experienced medical assistants to offer a comprehensive education that prepares students for the workplace. The program covers:

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  • Patient Intakes
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  • Vital Signs
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  • Phlebotomy
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  • EKG
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  • Injections
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  • Vision Screening
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  • Venipuncture
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  • Urinalysis
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  • Ear Irrigation
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  • Additional Clinical Procedures
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  • Pharmacology
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  • Basic Life Support Certification
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  • Clinical Communication
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  • and more!

Program Outcome

Prepare to Become a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)

Students will leave with the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to begin a successful career as medical assistants.

Upon completing the course and passing the national exam through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA), students are able to become Certified Clinical Medical Assistants (CCMAs).*

*We do not guarantee employment to students or graduates and do not guarantee CCMA certification.

What Our Grads Say

Become a Medical Assistant in 24 Weeks

The career you want is within reach! We just have a few basic requirements prior to enrollment. Take the first step toward a new career and apply today!

Proof of Age + Identification

Applicants must be at least 17 years of age (applicants under the age of 18 require written permission from a parent or legal guardian in order to enroll).

Applicants must also furnish a valid U.S. driver's license, state ID, or passport.

Education

Applicants must present proof of a U.S. high school diploma/transcript or equivalent OR an evaluation equivalent to a U.S. high school diploma.

Immunization

Applicants must provide a copy of their shot records (or sign a Vaccination Declination Waiver).

Convenient Locations

Monday to Friday:  

8:00am - 8:00pm CST

Saturday & Sunday: 

8:00am - 5:00pm CST

    • Cypress
    • 9740 Barker Cypress Rd., Ste. 111
    • Cypress, TX 77433
    • Katy
    • 607 S. Mason Rd.
    • Katy, TX 77450
    • Kingwood
    • 528 Kingwood Dr.
    • Kingwood, TX 77339
    • Pearland
    • 3129 Kingsley Dr., Suite 440
    • Pearland, TX 77584
    • Sugar Land
    • 3533 Town Center Blvd. S., Ste. 100
    • Sugar Land, TX 77479