Medical Administrative Assistant Electronic Health Record (EHR) Specialist costs $180 (includes textbooks) plus cost of Board Exam through National Healthcareer Association (NHA). Exams are optional but students are encouraged to earn their credential:
$117 for CMAA or CEHRS; or $234 for both CMAA & CEHRS.

45419March 25 – August 18
Registration Deadline: March 23
45422April 22 – September 15
Registration Deadline: April 20
45425May 27 – October 20
Registration Deadline: May 25
45428June 24 – November 17
Registration Deadline: June 22
45431July 22 – December 15
Registration Deadline: July 20

At this time, please note that we are only able to offer this program to North Carolina Residents.

Mac computers are not recommended as some of the online resources and programs are not compatible.

For online registration, fill out and submit our   Secure Registration Form. Once your registration is submitted and our office has contacted you about submitting your payment, you can then call the Business Office to pay by phone using a credit or debit card. (Visa or MasterCard only)

To pay by mail (with check or money order.)

  1. Download the registration form.
  2. Make the check payable to PCC.
  3. Send registration form and payment to: 

Mail to:

Attn: Lori Watlington
Piedmont Community College
P.O. Box 1150
Yanceyville, NC  27379

Visit   for more information on the Career Step online programs.

For additional assistance, please contact Lori Watlington at or by phone at (336) 694-8080. You may also email at