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Medical Assistant Schools in Santa Clarita, California

There are 52 schools around Santa Clarita, CA offering medical assistant programs. In 2010, 8,599 students graduated from programs at Santa Clarita medical assistant schools. 8,488 of all these students graduated with certificates and 45 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

6,806 students graduate from programs in Santa Clarita in medical assisting, on average, every year. This accounts for approximately 39% of students who California schools graduate from medical assistant programs. Specifically, 8,488 students graduated with medical assistant certificates, 45 with an associate's level degree, 23 with a bachelor's level degree, and 43 with a degree at the master's level.

52 medical assistant schools are in Santa Clarita. Of these, 41 schools are private, while 11 schools are public. Tuition at a private medical assistant school is $11,300.

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

Medical assistant schools in Santa Clarita offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Santa Clarita, California

6,806 students graduate from programs in Santa Clarita in medical assisting, on average, every year. This accounts for approximately 39% of students who California schools graduate from medical assistant programs. Specifically, 8,488 students graduated with medical assistant certificates, 45 with an associate's level degree, 23 with a bachelor's level degree, and 43 with a degree at the master's level.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Santa Clarita, California

  • Certificate 2006: 5455
  • Certificate 2007: 4683
  • Certificate 2008: 4904
  • Certificate 2009: 5741
  • Certificate 2010: 8488
  • Associate 2006: 13
  • Associate 2007: 16
  • Associate 2008: 39
  • Associate 2009: 28
  • Associate 2010: 45
  • Bachelor 2006: 27
  • Bachelor 2007: 22
  • Bachelor 2008: 36
  • Bachelor 2009: 28
  • Bachelor 2010: 23
  • Master 2006: 42
  • Master 2007: 44
  • Master 2008: 34
  • Master 2009: 46
  • Master 2010: 43

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Santa Clarita, California

Schools in Santa Clarita offer a total of 81 medical assistant programs. Of these programs, approximately 85.2% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level, the bachelors level, and the masters level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Santa Clarita, California

  • Certificate: 69
  • Associate: 10
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 1

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

Santa Clarita vs California Medical Assistant Employment

Santa Clarita vs California Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Santa Clarita: 29.241% (29340)

Medical Assistant Schools in Santa Clarita, California

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1. The College of the Canyons

26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd
Santa Clarita, CA 91355-1899
(661) 259-7800

The College of the Canyons offers one medical assistant program and this school, which is just 36.0 miles from neighboring Hawthorne, is 1.8 miles from Santa Clarita, CA. It is a public 2-year institution and it is the only institution in Santa Clarita offering medical assisting.