An applicant must pass an exam from a recognized certification body to obtain a medical assistant certification. He may need to graduate from a medical assisting program, undertake on-the-job training or show proof of wo... More » Education Colleges & Universities

Online medical certifications exist for medical administrative assistant, medical billing, medical auditing, dental assistant and phlebotomy technician positions. Certifications also exist for instructors of medical cert... More » Education Colleges & Universities

To study online for the Certified Medical Assistant exam, familiarize yourself with the subject areas included in the exam using the CMA Certification Examination Content Outline available on the American Association of ... More » Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations

Study for the certified medical assistant exam by reviewing the Certified Medical Assistant certification exam content outline, taking a CMA exam review course or studying textbooks with medical assistant information. Th... More » Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations

In most states, it is possible to work as a medical assistant without obtaining state or national certification. However, there are two states that mandate certification for practicing medical assistants as of October 20... More » Business & Finance Careers Career Aspirations

Among the best medical assistant programs are those at Anne Arundel Community College, Delaware Technical Community College and West Georgia Technical College, says Education Portal. These programs are accredited by the ... More » Education Colleges & Universities

Multiple organizations provide free medical assistant classes, both online and on campus. Examples include Wisc-Online, the University of Washington School of Medicine and Des Moines University. More » Education Colleges & Universities