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Medical Assistant Schools in Cerritos, California

There are 71 schools located around Cerritos, CA offering medical assistant programs. 11,841 students graduated from programs at Cerritos medical assistant schools in 2010. 11,492 of all these students graduated with certificates and 166 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 9,424 students graduate from medical assistant programs in Cerritos per year. This accounts for about 53% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from medical assistant programs. Of those, 11,492 students graduated with medical assistant certificates, 166 with a degree at the associate's level, 23 with a bachelor's level degree, and 160 with a master's level degree.

71 medical assistant schools are in Cerritos. Of these, 58 schools are private, while 13 schools are public. Private medical assistant school tuition is $11,300.

Average tuition for programs in medical assisting is $11,300.

Cerritos schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in medical assistant.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Cerritos, California

On average, 9,424 students graduate from medical assistant programs in Cerritos per year. This accounts for about 53% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from medical assistant programs. Of those, 11,492 students graduated with medical assistant certificates, 166 with a degree at the associate's level, 23 with a bachelor's level degree, and 160 with a master's level degree.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Cerritos, California

  • Certificate 2006: 6865
  • Certificate 2007: 6232
  • Certificate 2008: 6696
  • Certificate 2009: 7926
  • Certificate 2010: 11492
  • Associate 2006: 34
  • Associate 2007: 29
  • Associate 2008: 126
  • Associate 2009: 153
  • Associate 2010: 166
  • Bachelor 2006: 27
  • Bachelor 2007: 22
  • Bachelor 2008: 36
  • Bachelor 2009: 28
  • Bachelor 2010: 23
  • Master 2006: 157
  • Master 2007: 164
  • Master 2008: 149
  • Master 2009: 164
  • Master 2010: 160

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Cerritos, California

Cerritos schools offer a total of 109 medical assistant programs. Of these programs, about 83.5% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the bachelors level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Cerritos, California

  • Certificate: 91
  • Associate: 14
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 3

Career Trends

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24850
  • 25th Percentile: 29170
  • Median: 35690
  • 75th Percentile: 45780
  • 90th Percentile: 60250

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20510
  • 25th Percentile: 23650
  • Median: 29230
  • 75th Percentile: 35930
  • 90th Percentile: 43070

Career Trends

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Employment Trend

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Employment Trend

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29960
  • Median Salary 2007: 30900
  • Median Salary 2008: 32910
  • Median Salary 2009: 33970
  • Median Salary 2010: 35690
  • Total Employed 2006: 3850
  • Total Employed 2007: 4540
  • Total Employed 2008: 4280
  • Total Employed 2009: 4410
  • Total Employed 2010: 5190

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29950
  • Median Salary 2007: 30190
  • Median Salary 2008: 29600
  • Median Salary 2009: 28580
  • Median Salary 2010: 29230
  • Total Employed 2006: 15140
  • Total Employed 2007: 15970
  • Total Employed 2008: 20760
  • Total Employed 2009: 21970
  • Total Employed 2010: 24150

Cerritos vs California Medical Assistant Employment

Cerritos vs California Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Cerritos: 29.241% (29340)

Medical Assistant Schools in Cerritos, California

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1. PCI College

17215 Studebaker Rd #310
Cerritos, CA 90703
(562) 916-5055x11

PCI College offers one program in medical assisting and this school, which is 47.0 miles from Thousand Oaks, is near Cerritos, CA. It is the biggest institution offering programs in medical assisting in this city.