Certified Medication Technician Challenge Exam

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Certified Medication Technician Challenge Exam

Department: Health Occupations

The CMT Challenge Exam is available to qualified students who receive approval from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS). Exams are given by appointment only.

Fee – $165

Students must have an approval letter from DHSS before registering to test through St. Charles Community College. Contact information for DHSS is 573-526-5686.

Permission to Challenge letters are good for four months from the date on the letter. Students should register for the exam as soon as possible after receiving their approval letter as it could take several weeks to set up an acceptable date to complete the exam.

Students must be employed at an Intermediate or Skilled Nursing Facility and have an active Missouri CNA certificate in order to take the CMT challenge exam.

Exam dates are set by the Health Occupations Program Coordinator once all paperwork is submitted and verified.

Registration Requirements

Registration is done in the Nursing & Allied Health Office (#1 Academy Place, Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368). Office hours are from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Hours may vary, please call to confirm.

Please bring the following items when you come in to register –

  • Copy of current Permission to Challenge letter from DHSS.
  • Tuition.

This is a non-credit, certificate exam. Fee is due at time of registration and is non-refundable and non-transferable.

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Contact Information

Sue Propper,
Office Coordinator
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Office Location
1 Academy Pl Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368
Office Hours

Hours may vary during summer – please call to confirm.

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