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Our healthcare programs will connect you with the tools you need to be a better health professional. Explore the curriculum for exciting careers like: certified medical administrative assistant, certified nursing assistant, dental assistant, phlebotomy technician, and more.

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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)

Certified Medicine Aide (CMA)

Certified Nursing Assistant/Geriatric Nursing Assistant (CNA/GNA)

CPR and First Aid

Dental Assistant

Introduction to Healthcare

Nurse Refresher

Patient Care Technician

Phlebotomy Technician


Get Credit for Prior Learning or Experience

Select workforce development programs offer a Portfolio Review that may give you credit for Prior Learning.  The Portfolio Evaluation takes approximately 3-5 business days to process. You will be notified by email when a decision is made, whether or not you will be eligible to register for your first course.  The Portfolio Evaluation MUST be completed 14 days prior to the start of the course. To request your Portfolio Review, you will need to complete the Portfolio Evaluation Form and submit that with documentation of prior learning to Sarah Butler. You may submit your form and documentation via email to

Notice: COVID-19 Vaccination Required

To ensure our common safety in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the College of Southern Maryland is requiring that students be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, with the exception of individuals with approved exemptions.

This college requirement is separate from any requirements that may be in place for students to attend clinicals, fieldwork, externships or internships in a health care or clinic setting (Clinical).

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Do you need financial aid?
CSM offers financial aid for some of our non-credit workforce training certificates.
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