Become A CMA Quickly

You want to become a CMA. And you want to select the best school to get certified. Congratulations! You are in the right place.

Quality Advantage
You will learn and practice your skills in a recently updated a state of the art lab.
Quality Career Pathways
Your instructors are LPNs who have worked at least one year in a long-term facility.
Quality Career Pathways
Your tuition INCLUDES the state exams needed to complete your certification.
Quality Career Pathways
You can meet with SIX of our hiring partners about a your career opportunities.

You made the right choice. Now it is time to enroll.
Read more about the program below, then view the Course Calendar to select a time that is right for you.

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Quality Career Pathways

The Quality Career Pathways Certified Medication Aide (CMA) Program Details:

The CMA Course Will Teach You:

    • The five rights of safe medication administration including accurate and complete documentation.
    • Residents rights, especially the right to refuse medications.
    • How to administer medications in clinical setting by the following routes: oral, inhalation, topical and instillation.

Time Commitment

40 Hour Course including instruction, training and testing

Traditional and Online Hybrid formats available

Traditional: 40 hrs classroom
Online Hybrid:  24 hrs online prior to 16 hrs in the classroom

Tuition & Testing

Quality Career Pathways has all-inclusive tuition. Not all schools include testing fees with Tuition resulting in an additional payment to a 3rd party at a later date. QCP includes your first testing attempts with your payment at time of registration.

Course: $225
State Written Exam: $35
State Skills Exam: $50
Total Tuition: $310


Textbook $55 (optional)

Requirements to Enroll 

    • Be at least 18 years of age
    • Ability to speak, read, write & understand English
    • Aware of & within the eligibility requirements for placement on the State
    • Medication Aide Registry (as found here).
    • Attend class at Quality Career Pathways in Omaha, NE

Certification Exam

Quality Career Pathways is a designated testing site for the CMA written and competency tests. This designation is approved by the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services. This means that once you complete your course, you do not have to go elsewhere to take your exams. It happens all under the same roof.

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