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Medical Assistant Schools in Colorado

There are 21 schools in the state of Colorado offering medical assistant programs. In 2010, 2,378 students graduated with degrees from Colorado medical assistant schools. 1,794 of all these students graduated with certificates and 542 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,712 students graduate from medical assistant programs in this state each year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from medical assistant programs. Out of those, 1,794 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting, 542 with a degree at the associate's level, and 42 with a degree at the master's level.

21 medical assistant schools are located in this southwestern state. And of these, five schools are public, while 16 schools are private. Tuition at a public medical assistant school is $7,214, while private medical assistant school tuition varies from $12,160 to $14,745.

Average tuition for medical assistant programs is $10,003. While the highest tuition for medical assistant programs, which is $14,745 each year, is at Remington College-Colorado Springs, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $7,214 every year, is at the University of Colorado Denver.

Schools in this state offer certificates, associates degrees, and masters degrees for students pursing medical assistant.

Medical Assistant Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,712 students graduate from medical assistant programs in this state each year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from medical assistant programs. Out of those, 1,794 students graduated with certificates in medical assisting, 542 with a degree at the associate's level, and 42 with a degree at the master's level.

Medical Assistant Program Completions in Colorado 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 708
  • Certificate 2007: 701
  • Certificate 2008: 779
  • Certificate 2009: 1096
  • Certificate 2010: 1794
  • Associate 2006: 415
  • Associate 2007: 250
  • Associate 2008: 223
  • Associate 2009: 254
  • Associate 2010: 542
  • Master 2006: 22
  • Master 2007: 29
  • Master 2008: 45
  • Master 2009: 49
  • Master 2010: 42

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Colorado

Colorado schools offer a total of 33 medical assistant programs. Of these programs, about 60.6% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Colorado

  • Certificate: 20
  • Associate: 12
  • Master: 1

Career Trends

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24520
  • 25th Percentile: 29230
  • Median: 36410
  • 75th Percentile: 46210
  • 90th Percentile: 56740

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22980
  • 25th Percentile: 26860
  • Median: 31710
  • 75th Percentile: 36930
  • 90th Percentile: 43700

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: 29920
  • Median Salary 2007: 32650
  • Median Salary 2008: 34350
  • Median Salary 2009: 35940
  • Median Salary 2010: 36410
  • Total Employed 2006: 3550
  • Total Employed 2007: 3070
  • Total Employed 2008: 2990
  • Total Employed 2009: 2770
  • Total Employed 2010: 2780

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28330
  • Median Salary 2007: 29970
  • Median Salary 2008: 30740
  • Median Salary 2009: 31640
  • Median Salary 2010: 31710
  • Total Employed 2006: 7150
  • Total Employed 2007: 7040
  • Total Employed 2008: 6990
  • Total Employed 2009: 6700
  • Total Employed 2010: 6780

Colorado vs National Medical Assistant Employment

Colorado vs National Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Colorado: 1.367% (9560)

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1. Everest College - Aurora

14280 East Jewell Ave
Aurora, CO 80012-5692
(303) 745-6244

Everest College-Aurora is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in medical assisting. Students are offered two certificates in medical assisting by it.

2. Kaplan College - Denver

500 E. 84th Ave.- W-200
Thornton, CO 80229
(303) 295-0550

Kaplan College-Denver is located in the suburbs of Thornton, Colorado and it offers one medical assistant program.

3. National American University - Denver

1325 S. Colorado Boulevard- Suite 100
Denver, CO 80222-3308
(303) 876-7100

National American University-Denver offers two medical assistant programs. This school offers students two degrees at the associate's level in medical assisting. NAU is near the heart of downtown. This very small school is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in medical assisting.

4. National American University - Colorado Springs

1915 Jamboree Drive ste 185
Colorado Springs, CO 80920
(719) 590-8300

National American University-Colorado Springs is near the center of the city. This school offers two medical assistant programs. Students are offered two associate's level degrees in medical assisting by this school. NAU is a for-profit 4-year institution. This very small school is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering medical assisting.

5. The Intellitec Medical Institute

2345 North Academy Boulevard
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
(719) 596-7400

The Intellitec Medical Institute, which is 4.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in Colorado Springs, CO and it offers one medical assistant program. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in medical assisting.

6. Emily Griffith Technical College

1250 Welton Street
Denver, CO 80204-2197
(720) 423-4700

Emily Griffith Technical College offers one program in medical assisting and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Denver, CO. This vocational school is a public institution. It is the oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering medical assistant programs.

7. Morgan Community College

920 Barlow Road
Fort Morgan, CO 80701
(970) 542-3100

Morgan Community College, which is very close to Fort Morgan, Colorado, is located in a rural setting and it offers one program in medical assisting. This college is a public 2-year institution.

8. Remington College - Colorado Springs

6050 Erin Park Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80918-3401
(719) 532-1234

Remington College-Colorado Springs offers one medical assistant program and this school is near the heart of downtown. It is a for-profit 4-year institution.

9. The Institute of Business and Medical Careers

3842 South Mason Street
Fort Collins, CO 80525
(970) 223-2669

The Institute of Business and Medical Careers, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Fort Collins, CO. It offers four programs in medical assisting. Of those, it offers two medical assistant certificates to students and two associate's level degrees in medical assisting. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the largest institution in the state of Colorado offering medical assisting.

10. The Pima Medical Institute - Denver

7475 Dakin St Suite 100
Denver, CO 80221
(303) 426-1800

The Pima Medical Institute-Denver is located in the suburbs of Denver, Colorado. This school offers two medical assistant programs. Students are offered two medical assistant certificates by this school. PMI is a for-profit 2-year institution. It is the sixth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering medical assistant programs.

11. Everest College - Thornton

9065 Grant St
Thornton, CO 80229
(303) 457-2757

Everest College-Thornton offers three medical assistant programs. Out of those, it offers two certificates in medical assisting to students and one medical assistant degree at the associate's level. This school is in the suburbs of Thornton, Colorado. Overall, 752 students pursue degrees in 12 programs at this school.

12. Concorde Career College - Aurora

111 N. Havana Street
Aurora, CO 80010-4314
(303) 861-1151

Concorde Career College-Aurora is 1.9 miles from the heart of downtown and this school offers one medical assistant program. This school is one of 33 vocational schools in Colorado. It is the ninth largest institution in the state of Colorado offering medical assisting in terms of programs.

13. Everest College - Colorado Springs

1815 Jet Wing Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80916
(719) 638-6580

Everest College-Colorado Springs is 4.6 miles from the center of the city. This school offers two programs in medical assisting. It offers students two certificates in medical assisting.

14. The Pima Medical Institute - Colorado Springs

3770 Citadel Drive North
Colorado Springs, CO 80909
(719) 482-7462

The Pima Medical Institute-Colorado Springs is 3.5 miles from the heart of downtown. It offers two programs in medical assisting. Students are offered two medical assistant certificates by it. Overall, 717 students seek degrees in seven Pima Medical Institute-Colorado Springs programs. It is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Colorado offering programs in medical assisting.

15. Anthem College - Denver

350 Blackhawk Street
Aurora, CO 80011
(720) 859-7900

Anthem College-Denver, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Aurora, CO. It offers two medical assistant programs. Specifically, this school offers students one certificate in medical assisting and one medical assistant degree at the associate's level. 321 students seek degrees in ten programs at this school, overall.

16. Red Rocks Community College

13300 W Sixth Ave
Lakewood, CO 80228-1255
(303) 914-6600

Red Rocks Community College is in the suburbs of Lakewood, Colorado and it offers one program in medical assisting. It is a public 2-year institution. This college ranks second in terms of enrollment in the state of Colorado.

17. The Community College of Denver

1111 W. Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80204-2026
(303) 556-2600

The Community College of Denver offers one medical assistant program and this college is 1.0 miles from the heart of downtown. Overall, 12,901 students pursue degrees in 38 Community College of Denver programs. It is the largest institution in the state of Colorado offering medical assisting.

18. The University of Colorado Denver

University of Colorado Denver
Denver, CO 80217-3364
(303) 556-5600

The University of Colorado Denver is 2.6 miles from the center of the city and it offers one program in medical assisting. It is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, UC Denver is the biggest institution in the state of Colorado offering medical assisting.