The North Seattle College Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs 1361 Park Street Clearwater, FL 33756 727-210-2350 www.caahep.org"
Graduates of this program are eligible to sit for the national CMA certification exam and are also eligible for the Washington State MA-C licensure. The state certificate does not constitute a certified medical assistant credential. The national CMA credential is obtained through a national exam and allows the successful candidate to use the initials CMA and be considered a certified medical assistant.