Medical Certification

The California Certifying Board for Medical Assistants has been administering the California Certified Medical Assistant (CCMA) exam since 1990. CCBMA is one of three Boards that is recognized by the Medical Board of California.

Mission Statement

To encourage career advancement of all medical assistants in the state of California and to plan, develop, administer and evaluate continuing professional competence.

Verify CCMA Certifications



Please note that effective immediately, letters of completion will no longer be accepted in lieu of a Certificate of Completion.

In order to avoid any future confusion and ensure that CCBMA is in compliance with Professional and Health Codes set forth by the Medical Board of California, all applicants must meet the Eligibility Requirements as outlined on page 2 of the Application for California Certified Medical Assistant Examination.

There will be no exceptions to this policy.

Effective January 1, 2015

All examinations and recertification fees have increased!