Certified Medication Aide

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Government license

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Medication Aide. 512603


Prerequisite: Oklahoma Certified Nurse Aide) – The state of Oklahoma requires that persons administering medications in nursing/health facilities must be certified or licensed.
This program prepares you to become certified in this area.
Learn to administer medications and how medications affect the systems of the body.
Students must pass a test to become a CMA at the end of the course.
Testing fees are included in the cost of the class. Clinical hours will be arranged by the instructor.
Clinical hours are usually at times different from the classroom hours.
40 classroom and 16 clinical hours.


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Kiamichi Technology Center/McAlester

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

Kiamichi Technology Center, McAlester

Local WIB

08 - SouthernRegion

Type of Attainment:

Certification through Oklahoma Dept. of Health

Name of Credential

Certified Medication Aid

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

WIOA, Tribal

Refund Policy

No refunds after the first hour of class

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - North Central Association

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$51.00 Included in Tuition

Testing/Exam Fees

$100.00 State Certificaion (Included in Tuition)

In-State/District Tuition

$485.00 Short Term

Other Fees

$10.00 Supplies (Iincluded In Tuition)

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$150.00 Scrubs, Shoes, Stethoscope, Blood Pressure cuff

Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

31-1131.00Nursing Assistants
$10.95 per hour

Provider Status



301 Kiamichi Drive, McAlester, Oklahoma 74501

Phone Number

(918) 426-0940

Fax Number

(918) 426-1626

Last Updated

Jul 13, 2022


Aug 17, 2016


Jul 13, 2024

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