Core Medical Interpreter Training at Penn State University – Abington

This hybrid 100-hr Core Medical Interpreter Training (CMIT) program is organized in collaboration with the Office of  Continuing Education from Penn State University – Abington, and the only 100-hour CMIT program in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area.

This hybrid 100-hr Core Medical Interpreter Training (CMIT) program is the only 100-hr medical interpreter training program in the Philadelphia Metropolitan Area. It involves 64 hours of classroom instruction (skills development), and 36 hours of online instruction.

COST: $995

Partial Scholarship (Up to 20% off): No more partial scholarships are available for this training event.


Penn State University at Abington

1600 Woodland Road

Abington, PA 19001


Training Hours: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm EST

Training Days: Saturdays and Sundays

Training Dates:

Online access begins: Friday, February 21st, 2020

Saturday, February 29th – Sunday, March 1st, 2020

Saturday, March 7th – Sunday, March 8th, 2020

Saturday, March 14th – Sunday, March 15th, 2020

Saturday, March 21st – Sunday, March 22nd, 2020


Proof of Linguistic Proficiency for working languages (English – Target)

Preferred method to prove linguistic proficiency assessment:

Communication Skills Test (CST)

Click here to sign up for a CST (Select “PA Penn State Abington” from the “Location” drop-down menu)


Click here to get answers to FAQs


Check/Money Order/Cash

You can drop off cash, or send us a check/money order payable to “NICHC” at

971 Cornwells Ave.

Bensalem PA 19020.

Online payment

Full tuition ($995):

An online processing fee (2.99%) will be applied for payments completed after Friday, February 14th, 2020.


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