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Medical Assistant Schools in Visalia, California

There are 12 schools around Visalia, CA offering medical assistant programs. In 2010, 1,576 students graduated with degrees from Visalia medical assistant schools. 1,236 of all these students graduated with certificates and 340 students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

1,336 students graduate from programs in Visalia in medical assisting, on average, every year. This accounts for 7% of medical assistant students who schools in the state of California graduate. Out of those, 1,236 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting and 340 with a degree at the associate's level.

12 medical assistant schools are located in Visalia. Of these, while two schools are public, ten schools are private. While private medical assistant school tuition varies from $12,925 to $15,442, tuition at a public medical assistant school is $658.

Average tuition for medical assistant programs is $5,998. The highest tuition for medical assistant programs, which is $15,442 every year, is at the Institute of Technology Inc, while the lowest tuition in Visalia, which is $658 per year, is at Fresno City College.

Visalia schools offer certificates and associates degrees in medical assistant.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Visalia, California

1,336 students graduate from programs in Visalia in medical assisting, on average, every year. This accounts for 7% of medical assistant students who schools in the state of California graduate. Out of those, 1,236 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting and 340 with a degree at the associate's level.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Visalia, California

  • Certificate 2006: 730
  • Certificate 2007: 727
  • Certificate 2008: 832
  • Certificate 2009: 1065
  • Certificate 2010: 1236
  • Associate 2006: 316
  • Associate 2007: 333
  • Associate 2008: 265
  • Associate 2009: 250
  • Associate 2010: 340

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Visalia, California

Schools in Visalia offer a total of 21 programs in medical assisting. Of these programs, approximately 66% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Visalia, California

  • Certificate: 14
  • Associate: 7

Career Trends

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 23230
  • 25th Percentile: 25760
  • Median: 30040
  • 75th Percentile: 41070
  • 90th Percentile: 47060

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 20770
  • 25th Percentile: 23280
  • Median: 27010
  • 75th Percentile: 30830
  • 90th Percentile: 37360

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: 25330
  • Median Salary 2007: 29350
  • Median Salary 2008: 24810
  • Median Salary 2009: 32580
  • Median Salary 2010: 30040
  • Total Employed 2006: 120
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 100
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 95

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 24370
  • Median Salary 2007: 24590
  • Median Salary 2008: 25640
  • Median Salary 2009: 26050
  • Median Salary 2010: 27010
  • Total Employed 2006: 580
  • Total Employed 2007: 740
  • Total Employed 2008: 840
  • Total Employed 2009: 1020
  • Total Employed 2010: 790

Visalia vs California Medical Assistant Employment

Visalia vs California Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Visalia: 0.882% (885)

Medical Assistant Schools in Visalia, California

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1. The Milan Institute - Visalia

6500 S. Mooney Blvd.
Visalia, CA 93277
(559) 684-3900

The Milan Institute-Visalia, which is just 22.4 miles from neighboring Porterville, is located just a short commute away from within Visalia and it is one of several campuses. It offers two programs in medical assisting. This vocational school offers students two certificates in medical assisting. This school is a for-profit institution and it is one out of four Visalia institutions offering medical assisting.

2. The San Joaquin Valley College - Online

801 S. Akers St
Visalia, CA 93277-9528
(559) 734-7582

The San Joaquin Valley College-Online, which is 8.0 miles from Tulare, is 3.3 miles from Visalia, CA and this college is one of several campuses. This community college offers two programs in medical assisting. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in medical assisting by it and one medical assistant degree at the associate's level. This community college is the third largest institution offering medical assistant programs in Visalia.

3. The San Joaquin Valley College - Visalia

8400 W Mineral King Ave
Visalia, CA 93291-9283
(559) 651-2500

The San Joaquin Valley College-Visalia, which is located just 38.6 miles from neighboring Clovis, is just a short commute away from within Visalia. It offers three medical assistant programs. Specifically, students are offered one medical assistant certificate by this school and two associate's level degrees in medical assisting.