In this article, we hope to provide you with enough medical assisting programs inside Nevada to better help you determine what school is best for you. We’ll not only give you the name of each school you can apply to, but also its job placement rate stats (if available), how much the program costs, how long school lasts, and whether or not you can earn an Associate’s degree.
Nevada Medical Assistant Programs
Our list of schools are laid out alphabetically. Please feel free to return every so often to see if our list below has been updated.
- College of Southern Nevada – Las Vegas, NV
Medical Assisting Program
6375 W Charleston Blvd
West Charleston Campus
Las Vegas , NV – 89146-1164
CSN in Las Vegas offers students a Medical Office Assisting program, which is a limited entry program. This simply means that the college offers a variety of health programs, such as the medical office assisting program, that has a limited number of seats available.
Those that graduate this program will receive a certificate and be eligible to sit for the Certified Medical Assistant examination.
- Kaplan College – Las Vegas
3535 W. Sahara Avenue
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Kaplan College in Las Vegas features two medical assistant programs. The first is a typical medical assistant diploma program, while the second is a medical assistant X-Ray technician program, which also results in successful students earning a diploma.
The first program mentioned above lasts 36 weeks and will cost $15,648. The second program requires more training, and therefore will take at least 48 weeks to complete. In addition, the cost of tuition and related fees will exceed $22,000.
- Northwest Career College
7398 Smoke Ranch Road, #101
Las Vegas, NV 89128
The program at NCC results in students earning a diploma for their hard work. There are also two tracks to earn that diploma. The first is going full-time, where you can take day classes Monday through Friday from 9 am to 1 pm. This will take you approximately 37 weeks to complete this program.
The second option is evening classes. These classes are available Monday through Thursday, 6 pm to 10 pm. The evening program will take 44 weeks to complete.
When you factor in the cost of tuition, fees, textbooks and supplies, students should expect to spend approximately $12,472 for the medical assistant program at Northwest Career College.
- Pima Medical Institute – Las Vegas
3333 E. Flamingo Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
At Pima in Las Vegas, students are offered a Medical Assistant certificate program, as well as a brand new Medical Administrative Assistant certificate program.
The Medical Administrative Assistant program costs approximately $9,453 to attend, while the regular medical assistant program costs about $12,400. Both prices listed here include the cost of things like tuition, lab fees, uniforms, textbooks and more.
- Nevada Career Institute (Institutional with Surgical Technology)
3231 N. Decatur Blvd., Suite 119
Las Vegas, NV 89130
Nevada Career Institute offers a medical assisting program for students in Las Vegas. Their website doesn’t offer much details about their program, so you will have to contact them to get more details.
- Everest College – Henderson
170 North Stephanie Street
Henderson, NV 89074
The Henderson campus at Everest College gives students a chance to study to become either a medical assistant or a medical administrative assistant.
The medical assistant program costs $20,652 for tuition and fees, and will take students 41 weeks to complete. The medical administrative assistant program, by contrast, takes just 33 weeks to complete and will cost you $18,336 for tuition and fees. Textbooks and supplies will cost extra, and you can expect to pay about $1,619 for them.
Prospective students should bookmark our Medical Assistant Professional homepage to get the most up to date information pertaining to this industry. Also, do note that the schools we listed above are ones originally gathered from listings on the CAHEEP and ABHES websites.
Disclaimer: All information, statistics, data, guidelines, and requirements regarding each school or program listed above was originally found on the respective school or program’s official website in 2014 and can often be estimates. Any or all schools or programs can change their information, statistics, data, guidelines, or requirements at any time without warning. While we do our best to keep information on this page up-to-date, some or all information listed above may have changed or may no longer be accurate. Please do you own due diligence and research before inquiring about or applying to any school or program.