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Medical Assistant Schools in San Jose, California

There are 31 schools close to San Jose, CA offering medical assistant programs. In 2010, 2,895 students graduated with degrees from San Jose medical assistant schools. 2,384 of all these students graduated with certificates and 479 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 2,181 students graduate from programs in this municipality in medical assisting per year. This accounts for 13% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from medical assistant programs. More specifically, 2,384 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting, 479 with an associate's level degree, and 32 with a master's level degree.

31 medical assistant schools are in San Jose. Out of these, while 12 schools are public, 19 schools are private.

Average tuition for programs in medical assisting is the cost.

San Jose medical assistant schools offer certificates, associates degrees, and masters degrees.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in San Jose, California

On average, 2,181 students graduate from programs in this municipality in medical assisting per year. This accounts for 13% of students who schools in the state of California graduate from medical assistant programs. More specifically, 2,384 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting, 479 with an associate's level degree, and 32 with a master's level degree.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in San Jose, California

  • Certificate 2006: 1196
  • Certificate 2007: 1211
  • Certificate 2008: 1148
  • Certificate 2009: 1801
  • Certificate 2010: 2384
  • Associate 2006: 406
  • Associate 2007: 307
  • Associate 2008: 293
  • Associate 2009: 340
  • Associate 2010: 479
  • Master 2006: 35
  • Master 2007: 42
  • Master 2008: 26
  • Master 2009: 35
  • Master 2010: 32

Medical Assistant Program Availability in San Jose, California

San Jose schools offer a total of 59 programs in medical assisting. Of these programs, close to 62.7% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in San Jose, California

  • Certificate: 37
  • Associate: 21
  • Master: 1

Career Trends

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32550
  • 25th Percentile: 37550
  • Median: 44430
  • 75th Percentile: 53420
  • 90th Percentile: 66540

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 25400
  • 25th Percentile: 29990
  • Median: 35540
  • 75th Percentile: 42760
  • 90th Percentile: 47800

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: 40880
  • Median Salary 2007: 41950
  • Median Salary 2008: 43640
  • Median Salary 2009: 45250
  • Median Salary 2010: 44430
  • Total Employed 2006: 670
  • Total Employed 2007: 700
  • Total Employed 2008: 700
  • Total Employed 2009: 610
  • Total Employed 2010: 570

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 34800
  • Median Salary 2007: 36080
  • Median Salary 2008: 36270
  • Median Salary 2009: 36850
  • Median Salary 2010: 35540
  • Total Employed 2006: 2750
  • Total Employed 2007: 3050
  • Total Employed 2008: 3170
  • Total Employed 2009: 3470
  • Total Employed 2010: 3910

San Jose vs California Medical Assistant Employment

San Jose vs California Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in San Jose: 4.465% (4480)

Medical Assistant Schools in San Jose, California

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1. CET - Sobrato

701 Vine St
San Jose, CA 95110
(408) 287-7924

CET-Sobrato offers two programs in medical assisting. It offers two certificates in medical assisting to students. This vocational school, which is located just 25.3 miles from neighboring Santa Cruz, is located within commuting distance of central San Jose. This vocational school is one out of eight institutions in San Jose, CA offering medical assisting.

2. Carrington College California - San Jose

6201 San Ignacio Ave.
San Jose, CA 95119
(408) 360-0848

Carrington College California-San Jose, which is located 48.3 miles from neighboring Brentwood, is within commuting distance of central San Jose and it is one of several campuses. This small school offers two programs in medical assisting. Of those, this school offers one certificate in medical assisting to students and one associate's level degree in medical assisting. It is a for-profit 2-year institution and it is one out of eight institutions in San Jose, CA offering medical assisting.

3. The Institute of Medical Education

130 Almaden Blvd
San Jose, CA 95113
(408) 534-0714x112

The Institute of Medical Education, which is just 30.7 miles from San Leandro, is within commuting distance of central San Jose and this school offers one program in medical assisting. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution and it is one out of eight institutions in San Jose, CA offering medical assisting.

4. Everest College - San Jose

1245 South Winchester Blvd #102
San Jose, CA 95128
(408) 246-4171

Everest College-San Jose, which is located just 32.9 miles from neighboring San Ramon, is 3.9 miles from San Jose, CA and it is one of several campuses. It offers two programs in medical assisting. This school offers students two medical assistant certificates. It is a for-profit institution and it is one out of eight San Jose institutions offering medical assisting.

5. BioHealth College

2665 N First St Ste 102
San Jose, CA 95134
(408) 428-0208

BioHealth College, which is 19.2 miles from neighboring Pleasanton, is within commuting distance of central San Jose and it offers one medical assistant program. This vocational school is a for-profit institution and this vocational school is one out of eight San Jose institutions offering medical assisting.

6. Evergreen Valley College

3095 Yerba Buena Rd
San Jose, CA 95135-1598
(408) 274-7900

Evergreen Valley College offers one program in medical assisting and this college, which is located just 46.9 miles from Daly City, is near San Jose, CA. It is the biggest institution offering medical assistant programs in this city.