Method of Delivery
Hybrid or blended
Instructional Program (CIP)
Medical administrative assistants primarily work in doctor’s offices, clinics, outpatient settings, hospitals, and other healthcare settings. Medical administrative assistants, medical secretaries, and medical records clerks are all positions in great demand. The growth and the complexity of the U.S. healthcare system have resulted in a substantial increase in the need for qualified medical administrative assistants.
This program covers information on the medical assisting profession, interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances. Additionally, this program prepares students to understand and use electronic health information using common electronic data interchange systems and maintaining the medical, legal, accreditation and regulatory requirements of the electronic health record.
Students who successfully complete the program will be prepared to sit for the National Health career Association (NHA) Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) Exam, National Health career Association (NHA) Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist (CEHRS) Exam.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
WIOA Approved Program
Delaware State University-Online
1 - Statewide
Name of Credential
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Full tuition refund if requested within 7 business days of start date. Registration fee is non-refundable.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - NHA, ASPT
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$2,478.00 Includes ebooks and materials required for course.
Total In-State Program Cost