This course is an Online Asynchronous learning (self-guided) course delivered through Career Step. Students have 24/7 access to their course to submit assignments. PCC recommends devoting 12 – 15 hours per week to your studies to assure you complete by the scheduled end date as course extensions are not allowed. This course is very complex.

1) Students must have a high school diploma or high school equivalency.
2) Course only available to North Carolina residents.
3) Computer skills are encouraged as this is an online course and requires navigation between Cengage Learning and Canvas software.

This is a complex course. Please review the course brochure and syllabus below before registering.

50509May 25 – October 18, 2023
Registration Deadline: May 23 by 4 p.m.
Online Online – Asynchronous
50649June 22 – November 15, 2023
Registration Deadline: June 20 by 4 p.m.
Online Online – Asynchronous
Reg. Opens
July 5
July 27 – December 20, 2023
Registration Deadline: July 25 by 4 p.m.
OnlineOnline – Asynchronous


  • $180 – Registration*
  • $125- CMAA Exam
  • $125 – CEHRS Exam

*Scholarships may be available for NC Residents to cover registration fee only. Once you have registered for the course, information will be sent via email with your payment instructions.

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 additional assistance, please contact Lori Watlington at or by phone at (336) 694-8080.