Pima Medical Institute-Mesa

957 S. Dobson Road
Mesa, AZ 85202
Tel: (480)644-0267
1,135 students
Private for-profit
Pima Medical Institute is a highly experienced and proven leader in health care. For more than 35 years, Pima Medical Institute has offered specialized, quality healthcare training that is quick and affordable, and we have been serving the mesa community since 1986. in mesa, we offer medical training in certificate programs like dental assistant, massage therapist, medical assistant, nursing assistant, pharmacy technician, phlebotomy technician, veterinary assistant. Your earning potential is in your hands as traditional health care continues to embrace alternative therapies such as massage. Students in the Massage Therapy School in Mesa have the advantage of receiving an education from a career college that has focused exclusively on medical and healthcare career training for more than 35 years.
School Highlights:
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa serves 1,135 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa is one of 34 community colleges within Maricopa County, AZ.
The nearest community college is Mesa Community College (0.3 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 47 staff
59 staff
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa Total Faculty (2006-2013)
Number of Programs Offered 14 7

Student Body

The student population of 1,135 teachers has grown by 70% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 6% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,135 students
1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
22:1
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
1,135 students
810 students
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
% American Indian/Alaskan
7%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
29%
7%
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
5%
12%
% White
51%
57%
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
% Unknown races
3%
3%
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.60 0.53
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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For Maricopa, AZ public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,854 per year for in-state students and $7,638 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,376 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
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