Medical/Clinical Assistant is a program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to provide medical office administrative services and perform clinical duties including patient intake and care, routine diagnostic and recording procedures, pre-examination and examination assistance, and the administration of medications and first aid. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology; medical terminology; medical law and ethics; patient psychology and communications; medical office procedures; and clinical diagnostic, examination, testing, and treatment procedures. In this article, we analyze the 2015 tuition and other costs for vocational Medical/Clinical Assistant programs offered by U.S. Colleges.
Total 581 colleges are offering the Medical/Clinical Assistant programs. Among them, 354 colleges keep the program as their largest program. The average tuition for the Medical/Clinical Assistant program is $14,237 for 2015.
Next table describes average tuition, books & supply costs, program length and other information for Medical/Clinical Assistant program.
|Total Number of Schools||581|
|Average Tuition & Fees||$14,237|
|Average Books & Supplies Costs||$834|
|Average Length of Program (in contact hours)||385.91 Hours|
|Average Number of Months to Complete Program||9.89 Month(s)|
Average Cost of Attendance for Medical/Clinical Assistant Program
For academic year 2014-2015, the average cost of attendance of Medical/Clinical Assistant program is $22,652 when students living on campus housing facilities and $31,290 when living off campus. If students live with family or relatives, the cost of attendance is - without room & board costs. The 2015 average tuition & fees for the Medical/Clinical Assistant is $14,237.
Next table and chart illustrate the average amount of each cost item for studying vocational Medical/Clinical Assistant program in US colleges.
|Tuition & Fees||$14,237|
|Books and Supplies||$834|
|On-Camus Room & Board||$5,634|
|On-Camus Other Expenses||$1,948|
|Off-Camus Room & Board||$10,689|
|Off-Camus Other Expenses||$5,531|
|Off-Camus Other Expenses Living with Family||$4,850|
Popular Colleges in Medical/Clinical Assistant Area
Below list is the colleges that offer Medical/Clinical Assistant and are popular in the area. The popularity is calculated based on enrollment, referred number, and other academic factors. In addition you can see all schools offering the program at Medical/Clinical Assistant Vocational Schools page.
Computer Systems InstituteSkokie, IL , 5 Vocational Programs Offered
Medtech InstituteFalls Church, VA , 7 Vocational Programs Offered
BIR Training CenterChicago, IL , 5 Vocational Programs Offered
Institute of Technology IncClovis, CA , 18 Vocational Programs Offered
Pima Medical Institute-TucsonTucson, AZ , 17 Vocational Programs Offered
American Auto InstituteGardena, CA , 8 Vocational Programs Offered
YTI Career Institute-YorkYork, PA , 19 Vocational Programs Offered
Mountainland Applied Technology CollegeLehi, UT , 41 Vocational Programs Offered
All-State Career-BaltimoreBaltimore, MD , 7 Vocational Programs Offered
Tulsa Technology Center-Lemley CampusTulsa, OK , 20 Vocational Programs Offered