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Medical Assistant Schools in Nevada

There are nine schools in the state of Nevada offering medical assistant programs. 1,436 students graduated from programs at Nevada medical assistant schools in 2010. 1,346 of all these students graduated with certificates and 52 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

1,114 students graduate from programs in this state in medical assisting, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of medical assistant students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 1,346 students graduated with medical assistant certificates, 38 with an associate's level degree, and 52 with a master's level degree.

Nine medical assistant schools are in this state. Out of these, nine schools are private.

Average tuition for programs in medical assisting is the cost.

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

Medical Assistant Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

1,114 students graduate from programs in this state in medical assisting, on average, each year. This accounts for 1% of medical assistant students who US schools graduate. Out of those, 1,346 students graduated with medical assistant certificates, 38 with an associate's level degree, and 52 with a master's level degree.

Medical Assistant Program Completions in Nevada 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 512
  • Certificate 2007: 648
  • Certificate 2008: 743
  • Certificate 2009: 882
  • Certificate 2010: 1346
  • Associate 2006: 90
  • Associate 2007: 54
  • Associate 2008: 50
  • Associate 2009: 32
  • Associate 2010: 38
  • Master 2006: 0
  • Master 2007: 0
  • Master 2008: 0
  • Master 2009: 0
  • Master 2010: 52

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Nevada

Schools in Nevada offer a total of 12 programs in medical assisting. Of these programs, 83.3% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Nevada

  • Certificate: 10
  • Associate: 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: 22380
  • 25th Percentile: 26850
  • Median: 33640
  • 75th Percentile: 44670
  • 90th Percentile: 56800

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24600
  • 25th Percentile: 27180
  • Median: 31180
  • 75th Percentile: 36860
  • 90th Percentile: 41610

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: 29650
  • Median Salary 2007: 31570
  • Median Salary 2008: 32950
  • Median Salary 2009: 32340
  • Median Salary 2010: 33640
  • Total Employed 2006: 1150
  • Total Employed 2007: 1210
  • Total Employed 2008: 1290
  • Total Employed 2009: 1230
  • Total Employed 2010: 1340

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27930
  • Median Salary 2007: 29040
  • Median Salary 2008: 31540
  • Median Salary 2009: 31480
  • Median Salary 2010: 31180
  • Total Employed 2006: 3410
  • Total Employed 2007: 3470
  • Total Employed 2008: 3990
  • Total Employed 2009: 4530
  • Total Employed 2010: 4510

Nevada vs National Medical Assistant Employment

Nevada vs National Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Nevada: 0.836% (5850)

Medical Assistant Schools in Nevada

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1. Everest College - Henderson

170 North Stephaine Suite 145
Henderson, NV 89074
(702) 567-1920x148

Everest College-Henderson offers two medical assistant programs. It offers two medical assistant certificates to students. It is located in the suburbs of Henderson, Nevada. It is a for-profit 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering medical assisting.

2. The Academy of Healing Arts

710 S Tonopah Dr
Las Vegas, NV 89106
(702) 671-4242

The Academy of Healing Arts, which is near the center of the city, is in Las Vegas, NV and this school offers one program in medical assisting. Overall, 820 students pursue degrees in four programs at this school. It is the sixth largest institution in the state of Nevada offering medical assisting.

3. The Milan Institute - Sparks

950 Industrial Way
Sparks, NV 89431
(775) 348-7200

The Milan Institute-Sparks, which is very close to Sparks, Nevada, is in a rural area and it offers one program in medical assisting. This school is one of 18 vocational schools in Nevada. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks ninth in the state of Nevada.

4. Touro University Nevada

874 American Pacific Drive
Henderson, NV 89014
(877) 575-8687

Touro University Nevada is located in Henderson, Nevada, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and it offers one program in medical assisting. Touro is one of 3 institutions with a medical school in Nevada. It is the oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering medical assistant programs.

5. The Pima Medical Institute - Las Vegas

3333 East Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
(702) 458-9650

The Pima Medical Institute-Las Vegas offers two programs in medical assisting. Students are offered two medical assistant certificates by it. PMI is near the heart of downtown. This school is the second biggest institution in the state of Nevada offering medical assisting in terms of programs.

6. The Nevada Career Institute

3231 North Decatur Boulevard Suites 119
Las Vegas, NV 89130
(702) 893-3300

The Nevada Career Institute is in the suburbs of Las Vegas, Nevada and it offers one medical assistant program. It is one of 18 vocational schools in Nevada. This school is the oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering medical assistant programs.

7. Kaplan College - Las Vegas

3535 W. Sahara Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89102
(702) 368-2338

Kaplan College-Las Vegas is 2.2 miles from the center of the city and it offers one program in medical assisting. This school is the tenth oldest institution in the state of Nevada offering programs in medical assisting.

8. Truckee Meadows Community College

7000 Dandini Blvd
Reno, NV 89512-3999
(775) 673-7000

Truckee Meadows Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1979. This college, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Reno, NV. It is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Nevada. Students are offered 56 certificates and 32 degrees at the associates level by this community college. In 2010, 12,587 students sought degrees from the 70 programs at this college. This community college offers subjects including dental assisting and pastry arts. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits it. It is the only community college in Nevada.