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Medical Coding Schools in California

There are 42 schools in the state of California offering medical coding programs. 2,185 students graduated from programs at California medical coding schools in 2010. 2,180 of all these students graduated with certificates and five students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

1,385 students graduate from medical coding programs in California, on average, per year. This accounts for about 12% of medical coding students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, 2,180 students graduated with medical coding certificates and five with an associate's level degree.

42 medical coding schools are located in California. Out of these, 11 schools are public, while 31 schools are private. While tuition at a private medical coding school varies from $10,408 to $31,625, tuition at a public medical coding school varies from $644 to $814.

Average tuition for programs in medical coding is $4,601. While the highest tuition for medical coding programs, which is $31,625 every year, is at Concorde Career College-Garden Grove, the lowest tuition in this western state, which is $644 every year, is at Cypress College.

Schools in California offer certificates and associates degrees for students pursing medical coding.

Medical Coding Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

1,385 students graduate from medical coding programs in California, on average, per year. This accounts for about 12% of medical coding students who schools in the United States graduate. Out of those, 2,180 students graduated with medical coding certificates and five with an associate's level degree.

Medical Coding Program Completions in California 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 189
  • Certificate 2007: 446
  • Certificate 2008: 581
  • Certificate 2009: 1585
  • Certificate 2010: 2180
  • Associate 2006: 4
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 4
  • Associate 2009: 3
  • Associate 2010: 5

Medical Coding Program Availability in California

California schools offer a total of 47 medical coding programs. Of these programs, 89.4% are programs at the certificate level. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Medical Coding Program Availability in California

  • Certificate: 42
  • Associate: 5

Medical Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

Medical Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21380
  • 25th Percentile: 25910
  • Median: 32280
  • 75th Percentile: 40290
  • 90th Percentile: 49010

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24070
  • 25th Percentile: 29030
  • Median: 36640
  • 75th Percentile: 46780
  • 90th Percentile: 60010

Medical Transcriptionists — Salary by Percentile

Medical Transcriptionists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27960
  • 25th Percentile: 35670
  • Median: 42750
  • 75th Percentile: 49440
  • 90th Percentile: 57020

Medical Secretaries — Employment Trend

Medical Secretaries — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 29380
  • Median Salary 2007: 29270
  • Median Salary 2008: 30380
  • Median Salary 2009: 31290
  • Median Salary 2010: 32280
  • Total Employed 2006: 57480
  • Total Employed 2007: 77350
  • Total Employed 2008: 89390
  • Total Employed 2009: 86630
  • Total Employed 2010: 84420

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Employment Trend

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31800
  • Median Salary 2007: 32400
  • Median Salary 2008: 34290
  • Median Salary 2009: 35500
  • Median Salary 2010: 36640
  • Total Employed 2006: 13490
  • Total Employed 2007: 14890
  • Total Employed 2008: 15040
  • Total Employed 2009: 15180
  • Total Employed 2010: 17340

Medical Transcriptionists — Employment Trend

Medical Transcriptionists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 38890
  • Median Salary 2007: 39460
  • Median Salary 2008: 41080
  • Median Salary 2009: 41060
  • Median Salary 2010: 42750
  • Total Employed 2006: 6690
  • Total Employed 2007: 6440
  • Total Employed 2008: 6260
  • Total Employed 2009: 6150
  • Total Employed 2010: 5620

California vs National Medical Coding Employment

California vs National Medical Coding Employment

  • Employed in California: 14.327% (107380)

Medical Coding Schools in California

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1. Heald College - Stockton

1605 E March Ln
Stockton, CA 95210
(209) 473-5200

Heald College-Stockton is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one medical coding program. Overall, 2,319 students seek degrees in 22 programs at this school. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of California offering medical coding programs.

2. Chabot College

25555 Hesperian Blvd
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 723-6600

Chabot College, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Hayward, CA and it offers one medical coding program. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California. In terms of enrollment, it ranks seventh in the state of California.

3. Charter College - Canyon Country

27125 Sierra Hwy Ste 329
Canyon Country, CA 91351
(661) 252-1864

Charter College-Canyon Country is in the suburbs of Canyon Country, California and this school offers one program in medical coding. This school is one of 242 vocational schools in California.

4. Career College Consultants

5015 Eagle Rock Blvd Ste 302
Los Angeles, CA 90041
(323) 254-2203

Career College Consultants, which is 6.1 miles from the center of the city, is in Los Angeles, CA and it offers one program in medical coding. This school is a for-profit institution.

5. Kaplan College - Vista

2022 University Dr
Vista, CA 92083-7736
(760) 630-1555

Kaplan College-Vista is located in the suburbs of Vista, California and it offers one program in medical coding. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

6. Empire College School of Business

3035 Cleveland Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95403-2126
(707) 546-4000

Empire College School of Business, which is 2.1 miles from the center of the city, is in Santa Rosa, CA and it offers one program in medical coding. It is one of 242 vocational schools in California.

7. The Pima Medical Institute - Chula Vista

780 Bay Blvd Suite101
Chula Vista, CA 91910
(619) 425-3200

The Pima Medical Institute-Chula Vista is located in the suburbs of Chula Vista, California and it offers one medical coding program.

8. Heald College - Rancho Cordova

2910 Prospect Park Dr
Rancho Cordova, CA 95670
(916) 414-2700x2746

Heald College-Rancho Cordova offers two medical coding programs. Specifically, it offers students one certificate in medical coding and one degree at the associate's level in medical coding. This school is in Rancho Cordova, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is the seventh oldest institution in the state of California offering medical coding programs.

9. The Ladera Career Paths Training Centers

6820 La Tijera Blvd Ste 217
Los Angeles, CA 90045-1931
(310) 568-0244

The Ladera Career Paths Training Centers, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Los Angeles, CA and it offers one program in medical coding. It is a for-profit institution.

10. Everest College - Anaheim

511 North Brookhurst St.- Suite 300
Anaheim, CA 92801-5229
(714) 953-6500

Everest College-Anaheim offers one medical coding program and it is near the center of the city. 772 students seek degrees in five Everest College-Anaheim programs, overall.

11. Concorde Career College - North Hollywood

12412 Victory Boulevard
North Hollywood, CA 91606-3134
(818) 766-8151

Concorde Career College-North Hollywood is near the center of the city and it offers one medical coding program. 643 students pursue degrees in seven Concorde Career College-North Hollywood programs, overall.

12. The Pomona Unified School District Adult and Career Education

1515 W Mission Blvd
Pomona, CA 91766-1233
(909) 469-2333

The Pomona Unified School District Adult and Career Education is near the center of the city and it offers one medical coding program. It is a public institution.

13. TechSkills of Sacramento

1215 Howe Ave Suite 101
Sacramento, CA 95825
(916) 649-9600

TechSkills of Sacramento is near the heart of downtown and it offers one program in medical coding. This vocational school is one of 242 vocational schools in California.

14. Heald College - Roseville

Seven Sierra Gate Plz
Roseville, CA 95678
(916) 789-8600

Heald College-Roseville offers two programs in medical coding. Out of those, students are offered one medical coding certificate by this school and one associate's level degree in medical coding. It is near the heart of downtown. Overall, 1,413 students pursue degrees in 13 Heald College-Roseville programs.

15. Heald College - Modesto

5260 Pirrone Ct
Salida, CA 95367
(209) 416-3700

Heald College-Modesto is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Salida, California. This school is one of several campuses. It offers eight degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 287 students sought degrees from the eight programs at this school. It offers subjects such as business, medical assisting, and business administration.

16. Franklin Career College

1274 Slater Cir
Ontario, CA 91761
(909) 937-9007

Franklin Career College, which is near Ontario, is located in a rural setting and it offers one program in medical coding. This vocational school is a for-profit institution.

17. Heald College - Fresno

255 W Bullard
Fresno, CA 93704
(209) 438-4222

Heald College-Fresno offers one medical coding program and this school is 5.3 miles from the heart of downtown. 2,077 students pursue degrees in 20 Heald College-Fresno programs, overall.

18. Four-D College

1020 East Washington Street
Colton, CA 92324
(909) 783-9331

Four-D College offers one program in medical coding and this school, which is 1.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Colton, CA. Overall, 1,035 students pursue degrees in seven Four-D College programs.

19. The Institute of Technology Inc

564 W Herndon
Clovis, CA 93612
(559) 297-4500

The Institute of Technology Inc is located in the suburbs of Clovis, California and this school offers one program in medical coding. 1,314 students pursue degrees in 17 Institute of Technology Inc programs, overall.

20. Baldwin Park Adult & Community Education

4640 Maine Ave
Baldwin Park, CA 91706-4221
(626) 856-4101

Baldwin Park Adult & Community Education Offers one medical coding program and this school is located in the suburbs of Baldwin Park, California. It is one of 163 public post-secondary institutions in California.

21. Everest College - Reseda

18040 Sherman Way Ste 400
Reseda, CA 91335-4631
(818) 774-0550

Everest College-Reseda is near the heart of downtown and it offers one medical coding program. 864 students pursue degrees in seven Everest College-Reseda programs, overall.

22. Everest College - Alhambra

2215 Mission Rd
Alhambra, CA 91803
(626) 979-4940x127

Everest College-Alhambra is located in the suburbs of Alhambra, California and it offers one program in medical coding. It is one of 242 vocational schools in California.

23. Heald College - San Jose

341 Great Mall Pky
Milpitas, CA 95035-8008
(408) 934-4900

Heald College-San Jose, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Milpitas, CA and it offers one program in medical coding. 1,680 students pursue degrees in 18 Heald College-San Jose programs, overall.

24. Martinez Adult Education

600 F St
Martinez, CA 94553-3298
(925) 228-3276x263

Martinez Adult Education offers one medical coding program and it is located in the suburbs of Martinez, California. This school is a public institution.

25. Everest College - Ontario

1460 S. Milliken Ave
Ontario, CA 91761-2338
(909) 984-5027

Everest College-Ontario is located in Ontario, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one program in medical coding. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

26. Everest College - San Jose

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

Everest College-San Jose is 3.9 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one medical coding program. It is one of 242 vocational schools in California.

27. Heald College - Hayward

25500 Industrial Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 783-2100

Heald College-Hayward is a for-profit 2-year institution, founded in 1967. This school is in Hayward, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is one of several campuses. This school offers subjects such as accounting, computer networking, and healthcare. This school offers ten certificates and ten degrees at the associates level to students. In 2010, 2,073 students pursued degrees from the 15 programs at this school. This school is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges.

28. Mendocino College

1000 Hensley Creek Road
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 468-3235

Mendocino College is located in Ukiah, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this college offers one medical coding program. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the eighth biggest institution in the state of California offering medical coding.

29. The Career Care Institute

43770 Fifteenth St W Ste 115
Lancaster, CA 93534
(661) 942-6204

The Career Care Institute is in the suburbs of Lancaster, California and it offers one medical coding program. This vocational school is a for-profit institution.

30. Concorde Career College - Garden Grove

12951 Euclid Street- Suite 101
Garden Grove, CA 92840-9201
(714) 703-1900

Concorde Career College-Garden Grove is located in the suburbs of Garden Grove, California and it offers one medical coding program. This school is one of 242 vocational schools in California. In terms of programs, it is the eighth largest institution in the state of California offering medical coding.

31. Heald College - Salinas

1450 N Main St
Salinas, CA 93906
(831) 443-1700

Heald College-Salinas is 2.0 miles from the center of the city. It offers two programs in medical coding. Of those, students are offered one certificate in medical coding by this school and one medical coding degree at the associate's level. Overall, 1,479 students pursue degrees in 15 Heald College-Salinas programs.

32. The California College of Vocational Careers

1901 Chester Ave #201
Bakersfield, CA 93301
(661) 323-6791

The California College of Vocational Careers is located in the center of Bakersfield and it offers one medical coding program. It is one of 242 vocational schools in California. In terms of programs, it is the second largest institution in the state of California offering medical coding.

33. Everest College - Gardena

1045 W. Redondo Beach Boulevard- Suite 275
Gardena, CA 90247
(310) 527-7105

Everest College-Gardena offers one medical coding program and it is near the center of the city. 758 students pursue degrees in five programs at this school, overall.

34. Heald College - San Francisco

350 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 808-3000

Heald College-San Francisco is near the center of the city. This school offers two programs in medical coding. Out of those, this school offers students one certificate in medical coding and one medical coding degree at the associate's level. This small school is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of California offering medical coding in terms of programs.

35. Loma Linda University

Loma Linda University
Loma Linda, CA 92350
(909) 558-1000

Loma Linda University offers one program in medical coding and it is in the suburbs of Loma Linda, California. It is one of 11 institutions with a medical school in California.

36. City College of San Francisco

50 Phelan Ave
San Francisco, CA 94112-1898
(415) 239-3000

City College of San Francisco offers one program in medical coding and it is 3.8 miles from the center of the city. This college is a public 2-year institution. This college is the second biggest institution in the state of California offering medical coding.

37. Concorde Career College - San Diego

4393 Imperial Avenue- Suite 100
San Diego, CA 92113-1964
(619) 688-0800

Concorde Career College-San Diego is 3.3 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one program in medical coding. Overall, 621 students seek degrees in eight Concorde Career College-San Diego programs.

38. Heald College - Concord

5130 Commercial Circle
Concord, CA 94520-0522
(925) 288-5800

Heald College-Concord is located in Concord, California, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one medical coding program.

39. East Los Angeles College

1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754-6099
(323) 265-8650

East Los Angeles College, which is 2.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Monterey Park, CA and it offers one program in medical coding. It is one of 98 community colleges in California. It is the biggest institution in the state of California offering medical coding.

40. Southwestern College

900 Otay Lakes Rd
Chula Vista, CA 91910-7299
(619) 482-6550

Southwestern College is located in the suburbs of Chula Vista, California. It offers two medical coding programs. Of those, this community college offers one medical coding certificate to students and one associate's level degree in medical coding. Overall, 19,476 students seek degrees in 200 programs at this college. It is the fifth biggest institution in the state of California offering medical coding in terms of programs.

41. Cypress College

9200 Valley View
Cypress, CA 90630-5897
(714) 484-7000

Cypress College is located in the suburbs of Cypress, California and it offers one medical coding program. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.

42. Cosumnes River College

8401 Center Parkway
Sacramento, CA 95823-5799
(916) 688-7344

Cosumnes River College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Sacramento, CA and it offers one program in medical coding. This college is one of 98 community colleges in California. In terms of enrollment, it ranks sixth in the state of California.

43. Santa Barbara City College

721 Cliff Drive
Santa Barbara, CA 93109-2394
(805) 965-0581

Santa Barbara City College offers one program in medical coding and this college is near the center of the city. It is one of 98 community colleges in California.