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Medical Assistant Schools in Torrance, California

There are 62 schools conveniently located near Torrance, CA offering medical assistant programs. In 2010, 10,394 students graduated from programs at Torrance medical assistant schools. 10,086 of all these students graduated with certificates and 149 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

8,222 students graduate from programs in this municipality in medical assisting, on average, every year. This accounts for approximately 47% of medical assistant students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 10,086 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting, 149 with an associate's level degree, 23 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 136 with a degree at the master's level.

62 medical assistant schools are located in Torrance. And out of these, 50 schools are private, while 12 schools are public. Private medical assistant school tuition is $11,300.

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

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

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Torrance, California

8,222 students graduate from programs in this municipality in medical assisting, on average, every year. This accounts for approximately 47% of medical assistant students who schools in the state of California graduate. Specifically, 10,086 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting, 149 with an associate's level degree, 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 Torrance, California

  • Certificate 2006: 6185
  • Certificate 2007: 5367
  • Certificate 2008: 5771
  • Certificate 2009: 6644
  • Certificate 2010: 10086
  • Associate 2006: 17
  • Associate 2007: 17
  • Associate 2008: 116
  • Associate 2009: 138
  • Associate 2010: 149
  • 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 Torrance, California

Torrance schools offer a total of 96 medical assistant programs. Of these programs, close to 84.4% 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 Torrance, California

  • Certificate: 81
  • Associate: 12
  • 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

Torrance vs California Medical Assistant Employment

Torrance vs California Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Torrance: 29.241% (29340)

Medical Assistant Schools in Torrance, California

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1. Everest College - Torrance

1231 Cabrillo Ave Ste 201
Torrance, CA 90501
(310) 320-3200

Everest College-Torrance, which is 37.8 miles from Thousand Oaks, is 1.5 miles from Torrance, CA and it is one of several campuses. and it offers one program in medical assisting. 306 students pursue degrees in three Everest College-Torrance programs, overall.