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Medical Assistant Prep/Review


Blue Ridge Community College offers a continuing education program for Medical Assistant Prep/Review. The program schedule and enrollment requirements are outlined on this page.

Important: This 53-hour class is designed for individuals who have a minimum of one year supervised health care experience (documented).


This course will review the three aspects of Medical Assisting: clinical, administrative, and lab for the student who is preparing for the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) exam.


The Health Care Program at Blue Ridge Community College is an approved testing site for The National Healthcareer Association and will proctor the certifying exam for students completing this review class.


Health Care Program Information  

Henderson County Registration: Please note NEW registration location.

Registration for these programs is done in-person Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. (closed 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. for lunch) at the Henderson County Campus in the Continuing Education Building, Room 123. To contact the program assistant call (828) 694-1750.

Health Care classes have moved
to the third floor of the new Health Sciences Center
805 6th Avenue West, Hendersonville, NC 28731-4137
(across from YMCA) 

Transylvania County Registration

On the first Thursday of each month from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and third Tuesday of each month from 1 to 4 p.m. registration is held at the Transylvania County Campus in Straus Building Student Welcome Center. To contact the program assistant call (828) 694-1750.


Course Schedule

Dates Days Times Location Room
May 31 to July 19, 2017 M W 5:30 to 9 p.m. Health Sciences Center HSCB 3043
September 5 to October 24, 2017 Tu Th 5:30 to 9 p.m. Health Sciences Center HSCB 3043


Course Costs

To be paid at registration:

  • Registration fee $266.30 (includes $1.30 accident insurance) payable to Blue Ridge Community College.

Textbooks will be distributed at the first class session. 



Students should wear comfortable, casual, proper attire to class.

Cell phones are not allowed in class. A student will be asked to leave if cell phone is used.

Policies for this class follow the BRCC Student Guidelines.

Students missing more than five hours of class will be automatically dropped with no refund.

Medical Prerequisites

There are no medical prerequisites for this program.


Must show proof at time of registration for the following:

  1. The student must be 18 years old
  2. The student must have a minimum of one year supervised health care experience (documented)
  3. The student must have a high school diploma or GED 
  4. IDs required:
    A.  Signed Social Security Card (cannot be laminated), or letter from Social Security Office. 
    B.  Current Driver’s License or government-issued picture ID. Names must match.
  5. Completed registration form and the $266.30 registration fee. If a student officially withdraws from the course before the 10% point, 75% of the registration fee can be refunded. Please note this does not include the insurance, textbook and material fee 


The Director of Disability Services may be reached at 694-1813 or in the David W. Sink, Jr. Building Room 127. 


For more information:

Contact Us

Blue Ridge Community College
Health Care Program Office


Allied Health Director
(828) 694-1761


Allied Health Program Assistant
(828) 694-1750