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Medical Assistant Schools in Citrus Heights, California

There are 17 schools close to Citrus Heights, CA offering medical assistant programs. In 2010, 2,038 students graduated from programs at Citrus Heights medical assistant schools. 1,770 of all these students graduated with certificates and 268 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

1,677 students graduate from medical assistant programs in this city, on average, every year. This accounts for 9% of students who California schools graduate from medical assistant programs. More specifically, 1,770 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting and 268 with an associate's level degree.

17 medical assistant schools are in Citrus Heights. Of these, while two schools are public, 15 schools are private. Tuition at a public medical assistant school varies from $644 to $5,035, while tuition at a private medical assistant school varies from $12,600 to $34,635.

Average tuition for medical assistant programs is $9,090. The highest tuition for programs in medical assisting, which is $34,635 every year, is at Blake Austin College, while the lowest tuition in Citrus Heights, which is $644 per year, is at Cosumnes River College.

Citrus Heights schools offer certificates and associates degrees for medical assistant students.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Citrus Heights, California

1,677 students graduate from medical assistant programs in this city, on average, every year. This accounts for 9% of students who California schools graduate from medical assistant programs. More specifically, 1,770 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting and 268 with an associate's level degree.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Citrus Heights, California

  • Certificate 2006: 1083
  • Certificate 2007: 1147
  • Certificate 2008: 1165
  • Certificate 2009: 1480
  • Certificate 2010: 1770
  • Associate 2006: 179
  • Associate 2007: 216
  • Associate 2008: 152
  • Associate 2009: 179
  • Associate 2010: 268

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Citrus Heights, California

Schools in Citrus Heights offer a total of 27 medical assistant programs. Of these programs, about 70.4% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Citrus Heights, California

  • Certificate: 19
  • Associate: 8

Career Trends

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26340
  • 25th Percentile: 29680
  • Median: 39230
  • 75th Percentile: 49570
  • 90th Percentile: 66380

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21970
  • 25th Percentile: 25040
  • Median: 28820
  • 75th Percentile: 34450
  • 90th Percentile: 40060

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: 35650
  • Median Salary 2007: 33680
  • Median Salary 2008: 34790
  • Median Salary 2009: 39840
  • Median Salary 2010: 39230
  • Total Employed 2006: 600
  • Total Employed 2007: 600
  • Total Employed 2008: 700
  • Total Employed 2009: 650
  • Total Employed 2010: 790

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29780
  • Median Salary 2007: 28710
  • Median Salary 2008: 30100
  • Median Salary 2009: 29000
  • Median Salary 2010: 28820
  • Total Employed 2006: 3090
  • Total Employed 2007: 3400
  • Total Employed 2008: 3260
  • Total Employed 2009: 2850
  • Total Employed 2010: 4030

Citrus Heights vs California Medical Assistant Employment

Citrus Heights vs California Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Citrus Heights: 4.804% (4820)

Medical Assistant Schools in Citrus Heights, California

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1. Carrington College California - Citrus Heights

7301 Greenback Lane-Ste A
Citrus Heights, CA 95621
(916) 722-8200

Carrington College California-Citrus Heights, which is located just 14.5 miles from neighboring West Sacramento, is 2.1 miles from Citrus Heights, CA and it is one of several campuses. This small school offers two programs in medical assisting. More specifically, it offers students one certificate in medical assisting and one degree at the associate's level in medical assisting. It is a for-profit 2-year institution and this school is the only institution in Citrus Heights offering medical assisting.