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Medical Assistant Schools in Reno, Nevada

There are two schools located by Reno, NV offering medical assistant programs. In 2010, 209 students graduated with degrees from Reno medical assistant schools. 171 of all these students graduated with certificates and 38 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 162 students graduate from programs in this city in medical assisting every year. This accounts for approximately 15% of students who Nevada schools graduate from medical assistant programs. More specifically, 171 students graduated with medical assistant certificates and 38 with an associate's level degree.

Two medical assistant schools are in Reno. And out of these, two schools are private. Tuition at a private medical assistant school is $23,415.

Average tuition for medical assistant programs is $23,415.

Schools in Reno offer certificates and associates degrees in medical assistant.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Reno, Nevada

On average, 162 students graduate from programs in this city in medical assisting every year. This accounts for approximately 15% of students who Nevada schools graduate from medical assistant programs. More specifically, 171 students graduated with medical assistant certificates and 38 with an associate's level degree.

Medical Assistant Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Reno, Nevada

  • Certificate 2006: 104
  • Certificate 2007: 127
  • Certificate 2008: 89
  • Certificate 2009: 136
  • Certificate 2010: 171
  • Associate 2006: 46
  • Associate 2007: 27
  • Associate 2008: 26
  • Associate 2009: 27
  • Associate 2010: 38

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Reno, Nevada

Reno schools offer a total of three programs in medical assisting. Of these programs, around 66% are certificate level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the associates level.

Medical Assistant Program Availability in Reno, Nevada

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 1

Career Trends

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24240
  • 25th Percentile: 27320
  • Median: 34770
  • 75th Percentile: 48190
  • 90th Percentile: 57840

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Medical Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 26050
  • 25th Percentile: 29260
  • Median: 33820
  • 75th Percentile: 38680
  • 90th Percentile: 43930

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: 28270
  • Median Salary 2007: 28580
  • Median Salary 2008: 29360
  • Median Salary 2009: 32970
  • Median Salary 2010: 34770
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 220
  • Total Employed 2008: 200
  • Total Employed 2009: 220
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

Medical Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30870
  • Median Salary 2007: 31130
  • Median Salary 2008: 31890
  • Median Salary 2009: 32820
  • Median Salary 2010: 33820
  • Total Employed 2006: 690
  • Total Employed 2007: 700
  • Total Employed 2008: 710
  • Total Employed 2009: 760
  • Total Employed 2010: 680

Reno vs Nevada Medical Assistant Employment

Reno vs Nevada Medical Assistant Employment

  • Employed in Reno: 15.385% (900)

Medical Assistant Schools in Reno, Nevada

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1. 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.