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Allied Health Services Schools in Colorado

2,284 students earned Medical Assisting degrees in Colorado in the 2018-2019 year.

An Allied Health Services major is the 6th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Allied Health Services Majors in Colorado

Medical Assisting majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 1,273
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 1,273
Associate’s Degree 639
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 361
Master’s Degree 11

Gender Distribution

In Colorado, a medical assisting major is more popular with women than with men.

Allied Health Services Majors in CO Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of medical assisting majors in Colorado is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.0%
  • Black or African American: 5.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 33.6%
  • White: 46.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.8%
  • Other Races: 10.2%
Allied Health Services Majors in CO Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Allied Health Services Grads in Colorado

38,770 people in the state and 1,998,190 in the nation are employed in jobs related to medical assisting.

Allied Health Services Jobs Nationwide vs. CO

Wages for Allied Health Services Jobs in Colorado

In this state, medical assisting grads earn an average of $46,270. Nationwide, they make an average of $47,450.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 27 colleges in Colorado that offer medical assisting degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

346 Degrees in Major Awarded
397 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 34% are considered full time. In their early career, PMI Colorado Springs grads earn an average salary of $26,700. This private school has an average net price of $21,244.

319 Degrees in Major Awarded
631 Total Students

An average student at PMI Denver will pay a net price of $24,961. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 62% of the teachers are full time.

185 Degrees in Major Awarded
841 Total Students

51% of the teachers are full time. Graduates earn an average $18,800 after graduation. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

181 Degrees in Major Awarded
778 Total Students

85% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This private institution charges an average net price of $20,927. 72% of the teachers are full time.

177 Degrees in Major Awarded
230 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 9.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. This private institution charges an average net price of $21,223. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

#6

IBMC College

Fort Collins
172 Degrees in Major Awarded
405 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 27%. 90% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 7 to 1.

125 Degrees in Major Awarded
18,880 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1. 69% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending FRCC will pay a net price of $9,713.

113 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,212 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,344. 55% of students get financical aid.

88 Degrees in Major Awarded
275 Total Students

In their early career, Bel-Rea Intitute grads earn an average salary of $27,100. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 82% of students receive it. The student loan default rate of 4.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

83 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,197 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This public school has an average net price of $11,677.

Allied Health Services Careers in CO

Some of the careers medical assisting majors go into include:

Job Title CO Job Growth CO Median Salary
Physical Therapist Assistants 43% $56,280
Physician Assistants 38% $103,070
Health Technologists and Technicians 38% $42,870
Veterinary Technologists and Technicians 36% $36,060
Health Specialties Professors 36% $116,840
Occupational Therapy Assistants 36% $56,440
Surgical Technologists 35% $53,020
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians 32% $0
Medical Assistants 28% $35,640
Pharmacy Technicians 26% $36,090
Healthcare Support Workers 21% $31,330

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to medical assisting.

Major Annual Graduates in CO
Nursing 5,709
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 2,226
Allied Health Professions 1,999
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,582
Dental Support Services 661
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 440
Public Health 397
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 226

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