Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque

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  • Pima Medical Institute is a highly experienced and proven leader in health care education. For more than 35 years, Pima Medical Institute has offered specialized, quality healthcare training that is quick and affordable, and has served the Albuquerque community since 1985. In Albuquerque, we offer medical training in Medical Training in Albuquerque certificate programs dental assistant, medical administrative assistant, medical assistant, pharmacy technician, veterinary assistant.

School Highlights

Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque serves 565 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 70%.

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Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in New Mexico for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque(NM) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Nontraditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty46 staff72 staff
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Number of Programs Offered119

Student Body

The student population of Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque has declined by 36% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 38:1 over five years.
The Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment565 students1,664 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:126:1
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# Full-Time Students565 students412 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
13%
10%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
60%
47%
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% Black
2%
3%
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% White
18%
30%
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% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
2%
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% Unknown races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.68
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College Completion Rate
76%
24%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$29,800$34,400
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid85%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,499$15,850
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,176$6,500
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque is Central New Mexico Community College (2.6 miles away).
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