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Medical Assistant Schools in Pasadena, California

There are 71 schools conveniently located near Pasadena, CA offering medical assistant programs. 11,836 students graduated from programs at Pasadena medical assistant schools in 2010. 11,503 of all these students graduated with certificates and 174 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 9,416 students graduate from medical assistant programs in this city each year. This accounts for approximately 53% of medical assistant students who California schools graduate. Out of those, 11,503 students graduated with medical assistant certificates, 174 with a degree at the associate's level, 23 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 136 with a degree at the master's level.

71 medical assistant schools are in Pasadena. And of these, while 57 schools are private, 14 schools are public. Private medical assistant school tuition is $11,300.

Average tuition for medical assistant programs is $11,300.

Schools in Pasadena offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in medical assistant.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Pasadena, California

On average, 9,416 students graduate from medical assistant programs in this city each year. This accounts for approximately 53% of medical assistant students who California schools graduate. Out of those, 11,503 students graduated with medical assistant certificates, 174 with a degree at the associate's level, 23 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 136 with a degree at the master's level.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Pasadena, California

  • Certificate 2006: 6875
  • Certificate 2007: 6240
  • Certificate 2008: 6703
  • Certificate 2009: 7933
  • Certificate 2010: 11503
  • Associate 2006: 38
  • Associate 2007: 36
  • Associate 2008: 131
  • Associate 2009: 157
  • Associate 2010: 174
  • Bachelor 2006: 27
  • Bachelor 2007: 22
  • Bachelor 2008: 36
  • Bachelor 2009: 28
  • Bachelor 2010: 23
  • Master 2006: 138
  • Master 2007: 141
  • Master 2008: 127
  • Master 2009: 140
  • Master 2010: 136

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Pasadena, California

Schools in Pasadena offer a total of 110 medical assistant programs. Of these programs, about 83.6% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level, the masters level, and the bachelors level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Pasadena, California

  • Certificate: 92
  • Associate: 15
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 2

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

Pasadena vs California Medical Assistant Employment

Pasadena vs California Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Pasadena: 29.241% (29340)

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1. North-West College - Pasadena

530 E Union
Pasadena, CA 91101
(626) 796-5815

North-West College-Pasadena offers two programs in medical assisting. This school offers two certificates in medical assisting to students. This school, which is just 11.6 miles from neighboring Pico Rivera, is located within commuting distance of central Pasadena. It is a for-profit institution and this vocational school is one out of three institutions in Pasadena, CA offering medical assisting.

2. Pasadena City College

1570 E Colorado Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91106-2003
(626) 585-7123

Pasadena City College, which is located 38.8 miles from neighboring Simi Valley, is located within commuting distance of central Pasadena. It offers two programs in medical assisting. More specifically, this college offers students one certificate in medical assisting and one medical assistant degree at the associate's level. It is the largest institution offering programs in medical assisting in Pasadena, CA.