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Medical Assistant Schools in La Mesa, California

There are 13 schools located around La Mesa, CA offering medical assistant programs. 1,294 students graduated from programs at La Mesa medical assistant schools in 2010. 1,251 of all these students graduated with certificates and 43 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,077 students graduate from programs in La Mesa in medical assisting each year. This accounts for 5% of students who California schools graduate from medical assistant programs. Of those, 1,251 students graduated with medical assistant certificates and 43 with an associate's level degree.

13 medical assistant schools are in La Mesa. Out of these, nine schools are private, while four schools are public. While tuition at a private medical assistant school varies from $10,408 to $31,552, public medical assistant school tuition varies from $658 to $826.

Average tuition for programs in medical assisting is $2,107. The lowest tuition in La Mesa, which is $658 every year, is at San Diego Mesa College, while the highest tuition for medical assistant programs, which is $31,552 each year, is at Kaplan College-San Diego.

La Mesa schools offer certificates and associates degrees for medical assistant students.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in La Mesa, California

On average, 1,077 students graduate from programs in La Mesa in medical assisting each year. This accounts for 5% of students who California schools graduate from medical assistant programs. Of those, 1,251 students graduated with medical assistant certificates and 43 with an associate's level degree.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in La Mesa, California

  • Certificate 2006: 793
  • Certificate 2007: 774
  • Certificate 2008: 815
  • Certificate 2009: 1030
  • Certificate 2010: 1251
  • Associate 2006: 55
  • Associate 2007: 62
  • Associate 2008: 45
  • Associate 2009: 47
  • Associate 2010: 43

Medical Assistant Program Availability in La Mesa, California

La Mesa schools offer a total of 24 medical assistant programs. Of these programs, close to 70.8% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in La Mesa, California

  • Certificate: 17
  • Associate: 7

Career Trends

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24770
  • 25th Percentile: 28550
  • Median: 35320
  • 75th Percentile: 46250
  • 90th Percentile: 58740

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22320
  • 25th Percentile: 26020
  • Median: 30730
  • 75th Percentile: 36910
  • 90th Percentile: 43260

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: 28650
  • Median Salary 2007: 29960
  • Median Salary 2008: 31380
  • Median Salary 2009: 33570
  • Median Salary 2010: 35320
  • Total Employed 2006: 1320
  • Total Employed 2007: 1470
  • Total Employed 2008: 1490
  • Total Employed 2009: 1500
  • Total Employed 2010: 1650

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 26680
  • Median Salary 2007: 27030
  • Median Salary 2008: 28840
  • Median Salary 2009: 29930
  • Median Salary 2010: 30730
  • Total Employed 2006: 5700
  • Total Employed 2007: 6270
  • Total Employed 2008: 6590
  • Total Employed 2009: 6930
  • Total Employed 2010: 7640

La Mesa vs California Medical Assistant Employment

La Mesa vs California Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in La Mesa: 9.259% (9290)

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1. Advanced Training Associates

1810 Gillespie Way- Suite 104
El Cajon, CA 92020
(619) 596-2766

2. California College - San Diego

2820 Camino Del Rio South- Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92108-3824
(619) 680-4430x1501

3. Career College of San Diego

3350 Market St Ste C
San Diego, CA 92102
(619) 338-0813

4. CET - San Diego

4153 Market Street
San Diego, CA 92102
(408) 287-7924

5. Concorde Career College - San Diego

4393 Imperial Avenue- Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92113-1964
(619) 688-0800

6. Kaplan College - San Diego

9055 Balboa Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123
(858) 279-4500

7. Kaplan College - Vista

2022 University Dr
Vista, CA 92083-7736
(760) 630-1555

8. MiraCosta College

One Barnard Drive
Oceanside, CA 92056-3899
(760) 757-2121

9. Newbridge College - San Diego East

878 Jackman St
El Cajon, CA 92020-3057
(619) 593-5111

10. Palomar College

1140 W. Mission
San Marcos, CA 92069-1487
(760) 744-1150

11. The Pima Medical Institute - Chula Vista

780 Bay Blvd Suite101
Chula Vista, CA 91910
(619) 425-3200

12. San Diego Mesa College

7250 Mesa College Dr
San Diego, CA 92111-4998
(619) 388-2604

13. Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
(619) 482-6550