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Eligibility Requirements

Visit the Placement for Classes page to determine how to best establish your eligibility. You may or may not need to complete placement testing prior to enrolment. 

  • Be eligible for English 098
  • Be eligible for Math 087/91
  • High school diploma or GED

Steps to Enroll

  1. Complete the 5-Step Enrollment Process for Seattle Central College, which may/may not include placement testing and/or transcript submission to ensure you meet the eligibility requirements. 
  2. Use your ctcLink ID number (EMPLID) and ctcLink Password to Login to MyCentral and enroll in the first three courses of the Certified Medical Assisting program: CMA 101, CMA 102, CMA 103. Important: you must enroll in all three (3) courses.

You may contact the program director, Ms.Toya Moore at with questions relating to the Certified Medical Assisting program.