CMA156 - Job Readiness & Preparation

This course focuses on preparation for an externship and job search by drafting resumes, cover letters and professional portfolios. Additionally, students will participate in mock interviews and understand the importance of networking.

Credits: 2

Offered: Winter, Summer


  1. Differentiate chronological, functional and targeted resumes and successfully create their own
  2. Discuss elements of Medical Assisting professionalism in a group setting.
  3. Identify the benefits of networking
  4. Identify the purpose and content of cover and thank you letters
  5. Use effective ways to anticipate interviewer's questions